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Justine, or the Misfortunes of Virtue

ISBN : 9780199572847

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Author: 
Marquis de Sade; John Phillips
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I have become whore through goodwill and libertine through virtue.' Orphaned and penniless at the age of twelve, the beautiful and devout Justine embarks upon her remarkable odyssey. Her steadfas ... Read more

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L'Assommoir

ISBN : 9780199538683

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Author: 
Emile Zola; Margaret Mauldon; Robert Lethbridge
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The seventh novel in the Rougon-Macquart cycle, L'Assommoir (1877) is the story of a woman's struggle for happiness in working-class Paris. It was a contemporary bestseller, outraged conservative crit ... Read more

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La Bete Humaine

ISBN : 9780199538669

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Author: 
Emile Zola; Roger Pearson
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Did possessing and killing amount to the same thing deep within the dark recesses of the human beast? La Bete humaine (1890), is one of Zola's most violent and explicit works. On one level a tale of m ... Read more

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La Dame Aux Camelias

ISBN : 9780199540341

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Author: 
Alexandre Dumas (fils); David Coward
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
La Dame aux Camelias still has the power to cast the spell that has fascinated generations of readers. Dumas's marvellously beautiful, intelligent, and vibrant heroine lives on in revivals of the stag ... Read more

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La Reine Margot

ISBN : 9780199538447

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¥1,826
Author: 
Alexandre Dumas; David Coward
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 194 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Dear sister!' said Charles IX, 'there is blood on your sleeve!' 'And what consequence is that, Sire,' said Marguerite, 'if I have a smile upon my lips?' Saint Bartholomew's Day 1572. Paris is awash wi ... Read more

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Les Liaisons Dangereuses

ISBN : 9780199536481

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Author: 
Pierre Ambroise Francois Choderlos de Laclos; Douglas Parmee
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The complex moral ambiguities of seduction and revenge make Les Liaisons dangereuses (1782) one of the most scandalous and controversial novels in European literature. The subject of major film and st ... Read more

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Letters of a Peruvian Woman

ISBN : 9780199208173

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Author: 
Francoise de Graffigny; Jonathan Mallinson
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
It has taken me a long time, my dearest Aza, to fathom the cause of that contempt in which women are held in this country ...' Zilia, an Inca Virgin of the Sun, is captured by the Spanish conquista ... Read more

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Louise de La Valliere

ISBN : 9780199538454

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Author: 
Alexandre Dumas; David Coward
Pages
768 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Louise de la Balliere is the middle section of The Vicomte de Bragelonne or, Ten Years After. Against a tender love story, Dumas continues the suspense which began with The Vicomte de Bragelonne and ... Read more

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Madame Bovary: Provincial Manners

ISBN : 9780199535651

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Author: 
Gustave Flaubert; Mark Overstall; Margaret Mauldon
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Would this misery go on forever? Was there no escape? And yet she was every bit as good as all those other women who led happy lives!' When Emma Rouault marries Charles Bovary she imagines she will ... Read more

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Manon Lescaut

ISBN : 9780199554928

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Author: 
Abbe Prevost; Angela Scholar
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The sweetness of her glance - or rather, my evil star already in its ascendant and drawing me to my ruin - did not allow me to hesitate for a moment' So begins the story of Manon Lescaut, a tale o ... Read more

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