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The Last of the Mohicans
The Last of the Mohicans
Written by James Fenimore Cooper
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213294
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The Last of the Mohicans

Written by James Fenimore Cooper


Format: Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1982
Price: $4.95

The wild rush of action in this classic frontier adventure story has made The Last of the Mohicans the most popular of James Fenimore Cooper’s Leatherstocking Tales. Deep in the forests of upper New York State, the brave woodsman Hawkeye (Natty Bumppo) and his loyal Mohican friends Chingachgook and Uncas become... Read more >
Moby-Dick
Moby-Dick
Written by Herman Melville
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213119
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Moby-Dick

Written by Herman Melville


Format: Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1981
Price: $4.95

No American masterpiece casts quite as awesome a shadow as Melville's monumental Moby Dick.  Mad Captain Ahab's quest for the White Whale is a timeless epic--a stirring tragedy of vengeance and obsession, a searing parable about humanity lost in a universe of moral ambiguity.  It is the greatest sea story ever told.  Far ahead... Read more >
We
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Written by Yevgeny Zamyatin, Translated by Natasha Randall, Foreword by Bruce Sterling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974621
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Written by Yevgeny Zamyatin
Translated by Natasha Randall
Foreword by Bruce Sterling


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2006
Price: $14.00

Translated by Natasha Randall
Foreword by Bruce Sterling
 
Written in 1921, We is set in the One State, where all live for the collective good and individual freedom does not exist. The novel takes the form of the diary of mathematician D-503, who, to his shock, experiences the most disruptive... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385497008
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $21.00

Now I shall sing the second kingdom,

there where the soul of man is cleansed,

made worthy to ascend to heaven.

In the second book of Dante’s epic poem The Divine Comedy, Dante has left hell and begins the ascent of the mount of purgatory. Just as hell had its circles, purgatory, situated at... Read more >
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The Brothers Karamazov
The Brothers Karamazov
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553212167
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The Brothers Karamazov

Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky


Format: Paperback, 1072 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1984
Price: $7.99

In 1880 Dostoevsky completed The Brothers Karamazov, the literary effort for which he had been preparing all his life. Compelling, profound, complex, it is the story of a patricide and of the four sons who each had a motive for murder: Dmitry, the sensualist, Ivan, the intellectual; Alyosha, the mystic; and... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Allen Mandelbaum
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213447
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Allen Mandelbaum


Format: Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: December 1, 1983
Price: $6.95

This splendid verse translation by Allen Mandelbaum provides an entirely fresh experience of Dante's great poem of penance and hope. As Dante ascends the Mount of Purgatory toward the Earthly Paradise and his beloved Beatrice, through "that second kingdom in which the human soul is cleansed of sin," all the passion... Read more >
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Pudd'nhead Wilson
Pudd'nhead Wilson
Written by Mark Twain
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553211580
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Pudd'nhead Wilson

Written by Mark Twain


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1984
Price: $4.95

At the beginning of Pudd'nhead Wilson a young slave woman, fearing for her infant's son's life, exchanges her light-skinned child with her master's.  From this rather simple premise Mark Twain fashioned one of his most entertaining, funny, yet biting novels.  On its surface, Pudd'nhead Wilson possesses all the elements of an engrossing nineteenth-century... Read more >
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The Sea Wolf
The Sea Wolf
Written by Jack London
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ISBN: 9780553212259
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The Sea Wolf

Written by Jack London


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1984
Price: $4.95

The Sea Wolf is Jack London’s powerful and gripping saga of Humphrey Van Weyden, captured by a seal-hunting ship and now an unwilling sailor under its dreaded captain, Wolf Larsen. The men who sailed with Larsen were treacherous outcasts, but the captain himself was the legendary Sea Wolf–a violent brute of... Read more >
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The Scarlet Letter
The Scarlet Letter
Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Introduction by Kathryn Harrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679783381
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The Scarlet Letter

Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Introduction by Kathryn Harrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2000
Price: $7.00

Introduction by Kathryn Harrison
Commentary by Nathaniel Hawthorne, W. D. Howells, and Carl Van Doren
 
A stark tale of adultery, guilt, and social repression in Puritan New England, The Scarlet Letter is a foundational work of American literature. Nathaniel Hawthorne’s exploration of the dichotomy between the public and private self... Read more >
Walden and Other Writings
Walden and Other Writings
Written by Henry David Thoreau
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553212464
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Walden and Other Writings

Written by Henry David Thoreau


Format: Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1983
Price: $4.95

With their call for "simplicity, simplicity, simplicity!”, for self-honesty, and for harmony with nature, the writings of Henry David Thoreau are perhaps the most influential philosophical works in all American literature.

The selections in this volume represent Thoreau at his best. Included in their entirety are Walden, his indisputable masterpiece, and... Read more >
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