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Oroonoko
Oroonoko Aphra Behn
Written by spy, traveller and pioneering female writer Aphra Benn, this story of an African prince sold into slavery is considered one of the earliest English novels.
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Frogs
Frogs Aristophanes Aristophanes, Aristophanes
This riotous play from ancient Greece's greatest comic dramatist blends fancy dress, earthy slapstick and political debate.
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Il Duro
Il Duro D. H. Lawrence
Sketches of scorched landscapes, peasants and wild spirits from Lawrence's travels in early twentieth-century Italy.
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Love That Moves The Sun And Other Stars
Love That Moves The Sun And Other Stars Dante Dante, Dante Alighieri
Heavenly verse evoking dancing souls and blinding flares from Paradiso - the blazing finale to Dante's Italian masterpiece The Divine Comedy.
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My Life Had Stood A Loaded Gun
My Life Had Stood A Loaded Gun Emily Dickinson
Electrifying poems of isolation, beauty, death and eternity from a reclusive genius and one of America's greatest writers.
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The Wife Of Bath
The Wife Of Bath Geoffrey Chaucer
One of the most famous Canterbury Tales casts a satirical eye over sex and marriage in the Medieval age.
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As Kingfishers Catch Fire
As Kingfishers Catch Fire Gerard Manley Hopkins
Considered unpublishable in his lifetime, the Victorian priest's groundbreaking, experimental verse on nature's glory and despair.
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Lady Susan
Lady Susan Jane Austen
Glittering with Austen's subversive young imagination, this wicked early novella features a devious, adulterous anti-heroine.
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