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The Gulag Archipelago
The Gulag Archipelago Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
'It helped to bring down an empire. Its importance can hardly be exaggerated' Doris Lessing, Sunday Telegraph
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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman Mary Wollstonecraft
A key work of proto-feminism, Mary Wollstonecraft's readable and impassioned argument is as relevant today as it was 200 years ago.
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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass was a key figure in helping to secure the abolition of slavery in America – discover his Narrative on the 150th anniversary of that event.
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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) Mary Wollstonecraft
Discover Wollstonecraft’s classic feminist text in an abridged, digestible form.
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The Second Sex (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)
The Second Sex (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) Simone de Beauvoir
Read Simone de Beauvoir’s classic work of second wave feminism, in an abridged, digestible form.
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The Beauty Myth (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)
The Beauty Myth (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) Naomi Wolf
Naomi Wolf's urgent and important exposé of the cult of beauty in abridged, accessible form.
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My Own Story
My Own Story Emmeline Pankhurst
The great leader of the women’s suffrage movement tells the story of her fight for equality
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The Lost World Of The Kalahari
The Lost World Of The Kalahari Laurens Van Der Post
In this enthralling book van der Post establishes his role as a distinguished explorer and writer describing the rediscovery of the Bushmen, outcast survivors from Stone Age Africa.
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Jung And The Story Of Our Time
Jung And The Story Of Our Time Laurens Van Der Post
'The fascination of Jung is inescapable and van der Post has given us an excellent book - eloquent, learned and most impressive in its evocation of a devilishly provocative man' - The Nation
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The Emigrants
The Emigrants W. G. Sebald
'Strange, beautiful and terribly moving' A.S. Byatt, Times Literary Supplement
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The Rings of Saturn
The Rings of Saturn W.G. Sebald
VINTAGE VOYAGES: A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mind
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Brave New World Revisited
Brave New World Revisited Aldous Huxley
‘One of the most important books to have been published since the war’ Daily Telegraph
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The Invisible Writing
The Invisible Writing Arthur Koestler
'Perhaps the most remarkable autobiography since the confessions of Rousseau' V. S. Pritchett, New Statesman
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The Second Sex
The Second Sex Simone de Beauvoir
Required reading for anyone who believes in the equality of the sexes, The Second Sex is the crowning text of second wave feminism
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The Beauty Myth
The Beauty Myth Naomi Wolf
Provocative, punchy and important, this is one of the essential classics of modern feminist literature.
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Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom
Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom Nik Cohn
'The definitive history of rock 'n' roll' Rolling Stone
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The Prince
The Prince Niccolo Machiavelli
A refreshingly accessible new translation of this timely and dynamic classic work about the corrupting effects of power FROM THE AWARD-WINNING TRANSLATOR PETER CONSTANTINE
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Waterlog
Waterlog Roger Deakin
A passionate open-air swimmer, Roger Deakin travelled around the British Isles in search of the best places for a dip. Waterlog celebrates the magic of water and the beauty and eccentricity of Britain.
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Envy And Gratitude And Other Works 1946-1963 Melanie Klein
A collection of the last papers by the influential psychologist Melanie Klein, written between 1946 and 1963, and including her landmark essay on the paranoid-schizoid position.
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The Communist Manifesto
The Communist Manifesto Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Karl Marx And Friedrich Engels
Re-issued to mark the 200th anniversary of Marx's birth: the manifesto that set the world alight, now with a new introduction from the bestselling author and economist, Yanis Varoufakis
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Notes From the Blockade
Notes From the Blockade Lydia Ginzburg
Incredible story of struggle and survival during the siege of Lenningrad during the Second World War
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Love, Guilt and Reparation Melanie Klein
A collection of papers by the pioneering psychologist Melanie Klein written between 1921 and 1945 and investigating the impact of infant anxieties upon child development.
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