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Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.

Dispatch the maimed, the old, the weak, destroy the very world itself, for what is the point of life if the promise of fulfilment lies elsewhere?

On the windswept coast of rural Suffolk, a deranged scientist attempts to extract the essence of life itself.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780241339206

    February 26, 2018

    Peng. Mod. Classics

    RRP $2.50

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  • The Breakthrough
    Daphne Du Maurier

    EBook

    9780241339213

    February 26, 2018

    Penguin eBooks

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