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Selected Poems
Over the course of his short life, John Keats (1795-1821) honed a raw talent into a brilliant poetic maturity. By the end of his brief career, he had... Les mer
The Pillow Book
A new translation of the idiosyncratic diary of a C10 court lady in Heian Japan. Along with the TALE OF GENJI, this is one of the major Japanese... Les mer
The Fall
A philosophical novel described by fellow existentialist Sartre as 'perhaps the most beautiful and the least understood' of his novels, Albert Camus'... Les mer
Rabbit, Run
It's 1959 and Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom, one time high school sports superstar, is going nowhere.  At twenty-six he is trapped in a second-rate... Les mer
On Liberty and the Subjection of Women
A prodigiously brilliant thinker who sharply challenged the beliefs of his age, the political and social radical John Stuart Mill was the most... Les mer
The Bacchae and Other Plays
Through their sheer range, daring innovation, flawed but eloquent characters and intriguing plots, the plays of Euripides have shocked and stimulated... Les mer
Libra
In this powerful, eerily convincing fictional speculation on the assassination of John F. Kennedy, Don DeLillo chronicles Lee Harvey Oswald's odyssey... Les mer
Selected Poems
Regarded by many as the greatest of the Metaphysical poets, John Donne (1572-1631) was also among the most intriguing figures of the Elizabethan age.... Les mer
Eichmann and the Holocaust
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
The Myth of Sisyphus
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
On Suicide
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
Salg!
Will They Ever Trust Us Again?
A searing indictment of the US's policy to go to war with Iraq.  Letters from serving men and women in Iraq and from their families tell it like it... Les mer
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Simone Weil: An Anthology
Simone Weil was one of the foremost thinkers of the twentieth century: a philosopher, theologian, critic, sociologist and political activist. This... Les mer
The early stories 1953- 1975
Gathering together almost all the short fiction that John Updike published between 1953 and 1975, this collection opens with Updike's... Les mer
Selected Poems
One of the major poets of Romanticism, Wordsworth epitomized the spirit of his age with his celebration of the natural world and the spontanous... Les mer
The Complete Poems
In 1855 Walt Whitman published Leaves of Grass, the work which defined him as one of America's most influential voices, and which he added to... Les mer
Other Voices, Other Rooms
When Joel Knox's mother dies, he is sent into the exotic unknown of the Deep South to live with a father he has never seen. But once he gets there,... Les mer
Bound for Glory
Chronicling some from the point of view of one of the twentieth century's most influential musicians, Woody Guthrie's Bound for Glory includes an... Les mer
Storm of Steel
Presenting the desperate conflict of the First World War through the eyes of an ordinary German soldier, Ernst Junger's Storm of Steel is translated... Les mer
Why i write
Whether puncturing the lies of politicians, wittily dissecting the English character or telling unpalatable truths about war, this title features... Les mer
Civilisation and Its Discontents
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
On Natural Selection
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
On Art And Life
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer
On the Pleasure of Hating
Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves and each other. They have inspired debate,... Les mer