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French fiction

La Débâcle (reissue)

ISBN : 9780198801894

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¥2,189
Author: 
Emile Zola; Robert Lethbridge; Elinor Dorday
Pages
592 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
Series
Oxford World's Classics
A compelling translation of one of Zola's most powerful novels, the nineteenth work in his famous Rougon-Macquart series that traces the fortunes of a family over five generations. La Débâcle&nbs ... Read more

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A Day in the Country and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199555789

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¥1,639
Author: 
Guy de Maupassant; David Coward
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jul 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
This selection of twenty-seven stories shows Maupassant at his comic, cruel, and brilliant best. In addition to the poignant title story, it includes one of the most famous tales ever written, The Nec ... Read more

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A Life: The Humble Truth

ISBN : 9780199555512

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¥1,639
Author: 
Guy de Maupassant; Roger Pearson
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
131 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
every heart imagines itself the first to thrill to a myriad sensations which once stirred the hearts of the earliest creatures and which will again stir the hearts of the last men and women to walk th ... Read more

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A Sentimental Education: The Story of a Young Man

ISBN : 9780199540310

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¥1,826
Author: 
Gustave Flaubert; Douglas Parmee
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Set against the backdrop of the 1848 Revolution, A Sentimental Education is the story of young lawyer Frederic Moreau's infatuation with the demurely exotic Madame Arnoux. ABOUT THE SERIES: For ov ... Read more

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Against Nature: A Rebours

ISBN : 9780199555116

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¥1,639
Author: 
Joris-Karl Huysmans; Margaret Mauldon; Nicholas White
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
It will be the biggest fiasco of the year - but I don't care a damn! It will be something nobody has ever done before, and I shall have said what I had to say.' As Joris -Karl Huysmans announced in ... Read more

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Around the World in Eighty Days

ISBN : 9780199552511

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¥1,463
Author: 
Jules Verne; William Butcher
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Having assured the members of London's exclusive Reform Club that he will circumnavigate the world in 80 days, Fogg - stiff, repressed, English - starts by joining forces with an irrepressible Frenchm ... Read more

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Bel-Ami

ISBN : 9780199553938

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¥1,639
Author: 
Guy de Maupassant; Margaret Mauldon; Robert Lethbridge
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
His rise testifies to the decline of a whole society.' Jean-Paul Sartre Maupassant's second novel, Bel-Ami (1885) is the story of a ruthlessly ambitious young man (Georges Duroy, christened 'Bel-A ... Read more

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Candide and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199535613

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¥1,089
Author: 
Voltaire; Roger Pearson
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
If this is the best of all possible worlds, then what must the others be like?' Young Candide is tossed on a hilarious tide of misfortune, experiencing the full horror and injustice of this 'best o ... Read more

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Carmen and Other Stories

ISBN : 9780199540440

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¥1,826
Author: 
Prosper Merimee; Nicholas Jotcham
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Carmen, Merimee's classic tale of passion and power, provided the inspiration for one of the world's most enduringly popular operas, and numerous films. Like Carmen, the other stories in this book, i ... Read more

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Corinne: or Italy

ISBN : 9780199554607

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¥2,002
Author: 
Madame De Stael; Sylvia Raphael
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Look at her, she is the image of our beautiful Italy.' Corinne, or Italy (1807) is both the story of a love affair between Oswald, Lord Nelvil and a beautiful poetess, and an homage to the landscap ... Read more

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