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The Outsider
The Outsider Albert Camus
Albert Camus' portrayal of a man confronting the absurdity of human life became a classic. Yet it is also a book filled with quiet joy in the physical world, and this new translation sensitively renders the subtleties and dreamlike atmosphere of The Outsider.
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The Castle
The Castle Franz Kafka
Kafka's last great, unfinished novel - the book that hangs over the whole modern era like a nightmare.
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Demons
Demons Fyodor Dostoevsky
'An outstanding achievement' John Bayley
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The General In His Labyrinth
The General In His Labyrinth Gabriel Garcia Marquez
'It was the fourth time he had travelled along the Magdalena, and he could not escape the impression that he was retracing the steps of his life.'
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Lucky Per
Lucky Per Henrik Pontoppidan
This sweeping neglected 1904 novel is a Modernist masterpiece and arguably 'the great Danish novel' – but is only newly available in English.
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Zeno's Conscience
Zeno's Conscience Italo Svevo
A marvel of psychological insight from one of the most important Italian literary figures of the twentieth century.
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The Makioka Sisters
The Makioka Sisters Junichiro Tanizaki
VINTAGE JAPANESE CLASSICS – following on from the success of Vintage Russian Classics and European Classics, these are covetable new editions of the best Japanese writers on the Vintage list
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The Master and Margarita (Vintage Classic Russians Series)
The Master and Margarita (Vintage Classic Russians Series) Mikhail Bulgakov
The Vintage Classics Russians Series - sumptuous editions of the greatest books to come out of Russia during the most tumultuous period in its history
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Metamorphoses
Metamorphoses Ovid
Erudite but light-hearted, dramatic yet playful, the Metamorphoses has influenced writers and artists throughout the centuries from Shakespeare and Titian to Picasso and Ted Hughes.
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