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The Time Regulation Institute Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar
In this fictional memoir of Hayri Irdal - troublesome boy, workshy man and feckless husband - life is examined in all its double-crossing, chaotic, disastrous glory.
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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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Berlin Alexanderplatz: PMC
Berlin Alexanderplatz: PMC Alfred Doblin
The great novel of 1920s Berlin life, in a superb translation by Michael Hofmann.
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Three Japanese Short Stories
Three Japanese Short Stories anon
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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Hour Of The Star
Hour Of The Star Clarice Lispector
Living in the slums of Rio and eking out a living as a typist, Macabéa loves movies, Coca-Cola and her philandering rat of a boyfriend; she would like to be like Marilyn Monroe, but she is ugly, underfed, sickly and unloved. She has no future, and no sense of who she is.
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Agua Viva
Agua Viva Clarice Lispector
Despite its apparent spontaneity, this is a masterly work of art, which rearranges language and plays in the gaps between reality and fiction. 
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Complete Stories
Complete Stories Clarice Lispector
This collection, gathering all her stories together for the first time in English, shows us abandonments and dependencies, animals too deeply loved and then eaten, the smallest woman in the world, moments of madness and passions that have the ferocity of a fork plunged into a good friend's neck.
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The Chandelier
The Chandelier Clarice Lispector
Available in English for the first time, The Chandelieris one of Lispector's most radical books and a key part of what made her a Brazilian legend.
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Half A Lifelong Romance
Half A Lifelong Romance Eileen Chang
Set in 1930s Shanghai, Half a Lifelong Romance is a rich and moving tale of love, hopefulness and the malign forces that - despite our greatest efforts - can overwhelm us.
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On Heroes And Tombs
On Heroes And Tombs Ernesto Sabato
Sabato's masterpiece of obsessive love and murder in 1950s Buenos Aires, new to Penguin Modern Classics.
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Therese Desqueyroux
Therese Desqueyroux Francois Mauriac
François Mauriac's astonishing and daring novel is an unforgettable portrayal of a complex, fascinating woman trapped by provincial life.
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Metamorphosis and Other Stories
Metamorphosis and Other Stories Franz Kafka
A compelling collection of some of Kafka's most famous works, including his classic of alienation, Metamorphosis.
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The Burrow And Other Stories
The Burrow And Other Stories Franz Kafka
A superb new translation by Michael Hofmann of some of Kafka's most frightening, strange and visionary short fiction.
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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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Investigations of a Dog
Investigations of a Dog Franz Kafka
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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