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Margaret Drabble
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Margaret Drabble’s internationally celebrated novels include The Radiant Way, A Natural Curiosity, The Gates of Ivory, The Peppered Moth, The Seven Sisters, and The Red Queen. She is also the editor of The Oxford Companion to English Literature. She lives in London, England.

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Far from the Madding Crowd

Written by Thomas Hardy
Introduction by Margaret Drabble


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: December 11, 2001
Price: $7.95

Far from the Madding Crowd, Hardy’s passionate tale of the beautiful, headstrong farmer Bathsheba Everdene and her three suitors, firmly established the thirty-four-year-old writer as a popular novelist. According to Virginia Woolf, “The subject was right; the method was right; the poet and the countryman, the sensual man, the sombre reflective... Read more >
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Stories

Written by Doris Lessing
Introduction by Margaret Drabble


Format: Hardcover, 696 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $26.00

This wide-ranging collection of the stories by the renowned Nobel Laureate—spanning more than two decades of her astonishing career—highlights her singular gifts for portraying the complex lives of men and women in a modern, often alienating world.

Included are seminal stories like “To Room Nineteen,” in which a woman reacts against the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds

Written by H.G. Wells
Introduction by Margaret Drabble


Format: eBook, 472 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $13.99

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The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds

Written by H.G. Wells
Introduction by Margaret Drabble


Format: Hardcover, 472 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library
On Sale: August 3, 2010
Price: $27.50

Gathered together in one hardcover volume: three timeless novels from the founding father of science fiction.

The first great novel to imagine time travel, The Time Machine (1895) follows its scientist narrator on an incredible journey that takes him finally to Earth’s last moments—and perhaps his own. The scientist who discovers how... Read more >
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