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I Was Jack Mortimer

Written by Alexander Lernet-Holenia
Translated by Ignat Avsey


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $14.99

"One doesn't step into anyone's life, not even a dead man's, without having to live it to the end."
A man climbs into Ferdinand Sponer's cab, gives the name of a hotel, and before he reaches it has been murdered: shot through the throat. And though Sponer has so far committed... Read more >
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Carmen
Carmen
Written by Prosper Merimee, Translated by George Burnham Ives
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192260
Our Price: $10.00
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Carmen

Written by Prosper Merimee
Translated by George Burnham Ives


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $10.00

The novella that was the basis for perhaps the most popular opera of all time, Prosper Mérimée’s Carmen is the swashbuckling story of a nineteenth-century Spanish soldier who deserts his post to pursue the fiery gypsy beauty, Carmen—who is as brave as she is fickle.

The opera’s plot, it turns out... Read more >
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Carmen

Written by Prosper Merimee
Translated by George Burnham Ives


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $10.00

The novella that was the basis for perhaps the most popular opera of all time, Prosper Mérimée’s Carmen is the swashbuckling story of a nineteenth-century Spanish soldier who deserts his post to pursue the fiery gypsy beauty, Carmen—who is as brave as she is fickle.

The opera’s plot, it turns out... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Haunted Bookshop
The Haunted Bookshop
Written by Christopher Morley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192246
Our Price: $12.00
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The Haunted Bookshop

Written by Christopher Morley


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $12.00

Volumes disappear and reappear on the shelves, but the ghosts of literature aren’t the only mysterious visitors in Roger Mifflin’s haunted bookshop.
 
Mifflin, who hawked books out of the back of his van in Christopher Morley’s beloved Parnassus on Wheels, has finally settled down with his own secondhand bookstore... Read more >
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The Haunted Bookshop

Written by Christopher Morley


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $12.00

Volumes disappear and reappear on the shelves, but the ghosts of literature aren’t the only mysterious visitors in Roger Mifflin’s haunted bookshop.
 
Mifflin, who hawked books out of the back of his van in Christopher Morley’s beloved Parnassus on Wheels, has finally settled down with his own secondhand bookstore... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories
Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories
Written by Stefan Zweig, Translated by Anthea Bell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781906548933
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Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $14.95

These four Stefan Zweig stories newly translated by the award-winning Anthea Bell, are among his most celebrated and compelling work. The titular tale is a devastating depiction of unrequited love, which inspired a classic Hollywood film, directed by Max Ophüls and starring Joane Fontaine.
Elsewhere in the collection, a young man mistakes... Read more >
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Madame Bovary
Madame Bovary
Written by Gustave Flaubert, Translated by Adam Thorpe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812985207
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Madame Bovary

Written by Gustave Flaubert
Translated by Adam Thorpe


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $13.00

A new translation by Adam Thorpe
 
Gustave Flaubert once said of his heroine, “Emma Bovary, c’est moi.” In this acclaimed new translation, Adam Thorpe brings readers closer than ever before to Flaubert’s peerless text and, by extension, the author himself.
 
Emma, a passionate dreamer raised in the French... Read more >
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Madame Bovary
Madame Bovary
Written by Gustave Flaubert, Translated by Adam Thorpe
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812985214
Our Price: $2.99
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Madame Bovary

Written by Gustave Flaubert
Translated by Adam Thorpe


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $2.99

A new translation by Adam Thorpe
 
Gustave Flaubert once said of his heroine, “Emma Bovary, c’est moi.” In this acclaimed new translation, Adam Thorpe brings readers closer than ever before to Flaubert’s peerless text and, by extension, the author himself.
 
Emma, a passionate dreamer raised in the French... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover, paperback, trade paperback and a trade paperback.
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket
Written by Edgar Allan Poe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192222
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The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket

Written by Edgar Allan Poe


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $12.00

When Edgar Allan Poe’s only novella was first published in 1838, the reviews were slow in coming and dismissive when they arrived. The book’s failure left Poe in such dire financial straits that he even accepted a job at one of the magazines that had panned it. But The Narrative of... Read more >
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The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket

Written by Edgar Allan Poe


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $12.00

When Edgar Allan Poe’s only novella was first published in 1838, the reviews were slow in coming and dismissive when they arrived. The book’s failure left Poe in such dire financial straits that he even accepted a job at one of the magazines that had panned it. But The Narrative of... Read more >
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