OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

French & related literatures

The Girl with the Golden Eyes and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199571284

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,463
Author: 
Honore de Balzac; Peter Collier
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
What holds sway over this country without morals, beliefs, or feelings? Gold and pleasure.' Sexual attraction, artistic insight, and the often ironic relationship between them is the dominant them ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Kill

ISBN : 9780199536924

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,463
Author: 
Emile Zola; Brian Nelson
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The first translation into English since 1895 The Kill is the second volume in Zola's great cycle of twenty novels, Les Rougon-Macquart, and the first to establish Paris as the centre o ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Ladies' Paradise

ISBN : 9780199536900

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,639
Author: 
Emile Zola; Brian Nelson
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Ladies' Paradise (Au Bonheur des Dames) recounts the spectacular development of the modern department store in late nineteenth century Paris. The store is a symbol of capitalism, of the modern cit ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Later Novels of Victor Hugo: Variations on the Politics and Poetics of Transcendence

ISBN : 9780199642953

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,797
Author: 
Kathryn Grossman
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
220 x 144 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
This study places the last three novels of Victor Hugo's maturity - Les Travailleurs de la mer (1866), L'Homme qui rit (1869), and Quatrevingt-Treize (1874) - within the context of his artistic develo ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Lost Domain: Le Grand Meaulnes

ISBN : 9780199678686

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,739
Author: 
Henri Alain-Fournier; Frank Davison
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 198 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
The arrival of Augustin Meaulnes at a small provincial secondary school sets in train a series of events that will have a profound effect on his life, and that of his new friend Francois Seurel. It is ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Man in the Iron Mask

ISBN : 9780199537259

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,639
Author: 
Alexandre Dumas; David Coward
Pages
656 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
One of France's best-selling writers at the time of the novel's composition, Dumas here combines what he considered to be life's essentials - 'l'action et l'amour'. This historical romance is the clim ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Marquis De Sade: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804693

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,628
Author: 
John Phillips
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
113 x 175 mm
Pub date
Jul 2005
Series
Very Short Introductions
Highlights the fact that Sade is studied not just as a pornographer but for his important contributions to literature, philosophy and the arts Reviews his novels and lesser-known works, and their ... Read more

Purchase online now

Purchase online now

See details

The Masterpiece

ISBN : 9780199536917

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,639
Author: 
Emile Zola; Thomas Walton; Roger Pearson
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Masterpiece is the tragic story of Claude Lantier, an ambitious and talented young artist from the provinces who has come to conquer Paris and is conquered by the flaws in his own genius. While hi ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199540181

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,826
Author: 
Moliere; Maya Slater
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Why does he write those ghastly plays that the whole of Paris flocks to see? And why does he paint such lifelike portraits that everyone recognizes themselves?' Moliere, The Impromptu at Versaille ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Misfortunes of Virtue and Other Early Tales

ISBN : 9780199540426

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,639
Author: 
Marquis de Sade; David Coward
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The name of the Marquis de Sade is synonymous with the blackest corners of the human soul, a byword for all that is foulest in human conduct. In his bleak, claustrophobic universe, there is no God, no ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details