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The Count Of Monte Cristo
The Count Of Monte Cristo Alexandre Dumas
Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to the grim fortress of the Château d'If.
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The War of the Worlds
The War of the Worlds H.G. Wells
A stunning clothbound edition of Wells' science-fiction classic.
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The Time Machine
The Time Machine H.G. Wells
A brilliantly imaginative flight of fancy from the father of science fiction, or a prophetic vision of the future of the planet?
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Oliver Twist
Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
A beautiful Puffin Deluxe hardback classics edition.
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Hard Times
Hard Times Charles Dickens
The Penguin English Library Edition of Hard Times by Charles Dickens
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Tess Of The D'urbervilles
Tess Of The D'urbervilles Thomas Hardy
With its sensitive depiction of a wronged 'pure woman' and its powerful criticism of Victorian sexual hypocrisy, Tess of the D'Urbervilles shocked readers on publication. 
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Falconer
Falconer John Cheever
The raw, rage-filled final novel from a master American storyteller
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The Invisible Man
The Invisible Man H.G. Wells
A cautionary horror story about the dangers of greed, isolation and a science without ethics, from the father of science fiction
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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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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Jules Verne
The great underwater adventure story by the 'Father of Science Fiction'
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The Mayor of Casterbridge
The Mayor of Casterbridge Thomas Hardy
A stunning clothbound edition of The Mayor of Casterbridge, a haunting study of guilt and lost love.
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Doctor Faustus
Doctor Faustus Thomas Mann
A masterpiece of German modernism and one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century
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Independent People
Independent People Halldor Laxness
Icelandic Nobel Prize-winner, by the 'Tolstoy of the North'
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Kaddish For An Unborn Child
Kaddish For An Unborn Child Imre Kertesz
A moving, mesmerising novel about the dilemma involved in bringing a child into a world in which the evil to create Auschwitz exists
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Revolutionary Road
Revolutionary Road Richard Yates
Revolutionary Road is an American classic and has been made into a film starring Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio which is due for release in 2009
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Up in the Old Hotel
Up in the Old Hotel Joseph Mitchell
'Mitchell bottled and preserved more of the soul of New York than any man before or since; Up in the Old Hotel is required reading for anyone who wants to hear the lost voices of the city' Tim Adams, Observer
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