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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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The Sandman
The Sandman E. T. A. Hoffmann, E.T.A. Hoffmann
Stealer of children's eyes, the sinister Sandman is one of the most famous creations from the dark gothic imagination of German Romantic E. T. A. Hoffmann.
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A Modern Detective
A Modern Detective Edgar Allan Poe
In these two stories gentleman sleuth C. Auguste Dupin, the first fictional detective, investigates the death of a young girl and the grisly murders in the Rue Morgue.
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Nonsense
Nonsense Edward Lear
Exuberant and ingenious, Lear's best-loved poems tell of jumblies, quangle wangles and luminous noses.
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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 Communist Manifesto
The Communist Manifesto Friedrich Engels, Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels And Karl Marx
The revolutionary summons to workers transformed the modern world and still shapes millions of lives today.
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Why I Am So Clever
Why I Am So Clever Friedrich Nietzsche
Self-celebrating and self-mocking autobiographical writings from Ecce Homo, the last work iconoclastic German philosopher Nietzsche wrote before his descent into madness.
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White Nights
White Nights Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Two devastating Russian stories of solitude, unrequited love and depravity from beyond the grave.
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The Lifted Veil
The Lifted Veil George Eliot
In this chilling novella of Victorian horror, George Eliot explores clairvoyance, fate and the possibility of life after death.
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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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The Nun Of Murano
The Nun Of Murano Giacomo Casanova
In this outrageous episode from the memoirs of the world's most infamous seducer, Casanova recalls his amorous exploits in a Venetian convent.
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