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One Thousand and One Nights
One Thousand and One Nights
Translated by Hanan al-Shaykh, Foreword by Mary Gaitskill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307958860
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One Thousand and One Nights
A Retelling
Translated by Hanan al-Shaykh
Foreword by Mary Gaitskill


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $26.00

Gathered and passed down over the centuries from India, Persia, and across the Arab world, the mesmerizing stories of One Thousand and One Nights tell of the real and the supernatural, love and marriage, power and punishment, wealth and poverty, and the endless trials and uncertainties of fate. They are related by... Read more >
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The Queen of Spades and Selected Works
The Queen of Spades and Selected Works
Written by Alexander Pushkin, Translated by Antony Briggs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968036
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The Queen of Spades and Selected Works

Written by Alexander Pushkin
Translated by Antony Briggs


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.00

"The Queen of Spades" is one of the most famous tales in Russian literature, and inspired the eponymous opera by Tchaikovsky; in "The Stationmaster", from The Tales of the Late Ivan Petrovich Belkin, Pushkin reworks the parable of the Prodigal Son; "Tsar Nikita and his Forty Daughters" is one of Pushkin’s... Read more >
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A Dark Stranger

Written by Julien Gracq
Translated by Christopher Moncrieff


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $9.99

From the moment he arrives at an elegant seaside hotel with his lover, Allan unsettles and obsesses the other guests. Elusive, equivocal, beautiful, he lives, gambles, swims and dances with a strange fierceness that they find intoxicating. Soon he even haunts their dreams.
One by one, each guest is fatally drawn... Read more >
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The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307819017
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The Aeneid

Written by Virgil
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2013
Price: $9.99

Virgil's great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman civilizing mission. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Read more >
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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Written by Dante Alighieri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804169127
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The Divine Comedy
The Unabridged Classic
Written by Dante Alighieri


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

The complete Divine Comedy (Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso) in one volume from Vintage Classics. The greatest poem of the Middle Ages, in the standard Carlyle-Okey-Wickstead translation, with full notes.

Dante’s Divine Comedy relates the allegorical tale of the poet’s journey through the three realms of the dead. Accompanied through the Inferno and Purgatory... Read more >
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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Written by Dante Alighieri
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823731
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The Divine Comedy
The Unabridged Classic
Written by Dante Alighieri


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $9.99

Dante’s Divine Comedy relates the allegorical tale of the poet’s journey through the three realms of the dead. Accompanied through the Inferno and Purgatory by Virgil--author of the Roman epic the Aeniad--Dante encounters mythical, historical, and contemporaneous figures in their respective afterlives. Relying on classical (pagan) mythology and Christian imagery and... Read more >
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Selected Tales of the Brothers Grimm
Selected Tales of the Brothers Grimm
Written by Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Pascale Monnin, Franketienne and Edouard Duval-Carrie, Translated by Peter Wortsman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935744764
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Selected Tales of the Brothers Grimm

Written by Brothers Grimm
Illustrated by Pascale Monnin, Franketienne and Edouard Duval-Carrie
Translated by Peter Wortsman


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $24.00

This new edition of the beloved tales of the Brothers Grimm – selected, translated and edited by Peter Wortsman - is drawn from the 1857 edition of the German original, the last edition reviewed and approved by the Brothers in their lifetime. Over The years, The Brothers¢ enigmatic narratives have been... Read more >
The Complete Stories
The Complete Stories
Written by Truman Capote
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812994377
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The Complete Stories

Written by Truman Capote


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $23.00

From the Modern Library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote—also available are Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Other Voices, Other Rooms (in one volume), In Cold Blood, and Portraits and Observations

Most readers know Truman Capote as the author of Breakfast at Tiffany’s and In Cold Blood, or they... Read more >
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume I
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume I
Written by Jane Austen
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ISBN: 9780679641148
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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume I
Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park
Written by Jane Austen


Format: eBook, 912 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $9.99

The first volume in the Complete Novels of Jane Austen, this volume contains the classics Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Mansfield Park. Read more >
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The Hidden Force
The Hidden Force
Written by Louis Couperus, Translated by Paul Vincent
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781906548926
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The Hidden Force

Written by Louis Couperus
Translated by Paul Vincent


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $18.00

Set in Java at the height of Dutch colonial rule in the East Indies, Couperus’s evocative and sensual narrative depicts the clash between Western rationalism, represented by the district commissioner Otto van Oudijck, and ancient indigenous mystical traditions upheld by the local native prince, Sunario. The behaviour of Van Oudijck’s promiscuous... Read more >
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