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Zuleika Dobson
Or, An Oxford Love Story
Written by Max Beerbohm
Afterword by Sara Lodge


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $15.95

Sir Henry Maximilian “Max” Beerbohm was, like his friend Oscar Wilde, such an acclaimed wit (and essayist, caricaturist, and parodist) that George Bernard Shaw dubbed him “the incomparable Max.” But Beerbohm’s comic masterpiece Zuleika Dobson—one of the Modern Library’s top 100 English-language novels of the twentieth century—is the only novel he... Read more >
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Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories

Written by Medardo Fraile and Ali Smith
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $9.99

Medardo Fraile, born in Madrid in 1925, is considered to be one of Spain's finest short-story writers. The collection Cuentos de verdad (on which this anthology is based), won him the 1965 Premio Nacional de la Crítica. While his stories have appeared in translation in other story collections, this is the... Read more >
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A Dark Stranger
A Dark Stranger
Written by Julien Gracq, Translated by Christopher Moncrieff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968357
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A Dark Stranger

Written by Julien Gracq
Translated by Christopher Moncrieff


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 31, 2013
Price: $18.00

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 Spectre of Alexander Wolf
The Spectre of Alexander Wolf
Written by Gaito Gazdanov, Translated by Bryan Karetnyk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270089
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The Spectre of Alexander Wolf

Written by Gaito Gazdanov
Translated by Bryan Karetnyk


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $18.00

Of all my memories, of all my life's innumerable sensations, the most onerous was that of the single murder I had committed.'
A man comes across a short story which recounts in minute detail his killing of a soldier, long ago - from the victim's point of view. It's a story that... Read more >
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Bullfight
Bullfight
Written by Yasushi Inoue, Translated by Michael Emmerich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270003
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Bullfight

Written by Yasushi Inoue
Translated by Michael Emmerich


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2013
Price: $18.00

Tsugami, the editor-in-chief of a newspaper in war-scarred Osaka, agrees to sponsor a bullfight. For months this great gamble consumes him, makes him as wary and combative as if he was in a ring himself. And, as he becomes ever more distant, his lover Sakiko is unsure if she would like... Read more >
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The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1-3
The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1-3
Written by Russ Kick
Format: Boxed Set
ISBN: 9781609803834
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The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1-3

Written by Russ Kick


Format: Boxed Set, 1600 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $125.00

The classic canon of Western civilization meets the artists and illustrators who have remade reading in the last years of the twentieth century and the first decade of the twenty-first century in Russ Kick's magisterial, three-volume, full-color The Graphic Canon, volumes 1, 2, and 3.

This special slipcase edition includes all three volumes... Read more >
The Metamorphosis
The Metamorphosis
Written by Franz Kafka, Translated by Stanley Corngold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812985146
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The Metamorphosis

Written by Franz Kafka
Translated by Stanley Corngold


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $15.00

Translated, edited, and with an Introduction by Stanley Corngold
Featuring essays by Philip Roth, W. H Auden, and Walter Benjamin

“When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams, he found himself changed in his bed into a monstrous vermin.” With this startling, bizarre, yet surprisingly funny first sentence, Franz Kafka... Read more >
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The Metamorphosis
The Metamorphosis
Written by Franz Kafka, Translated by Stanley Corngold
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812985191
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The Metamorphosis

Written by Franz Kafka
Translated by Stanley Corngold


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $7.99

Translated, edited, and with an Introduction by Stanley Corngold
Featuring essays by Philip Roth, W. H Auden, and Walter Benjamin

“When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams, he found himself changed in his bed into a monstrous vermin.” With this startling, bizarre, yet surprisingly funny first sentence, Franz Kafka... Read more >
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Château d'Argol
Château d'Argol
Written by Julien Gracq, Translated by Louise Varese
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270041
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Château d'Argol

Written by Julien Gracq
Translated by Louise Varese


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $16.00

An isolated castle stands in a wild, desolate landscape, surrounded by dark woods. Its new owner, a rich, dissolute young man, has invited his best friend to stay. When he arrives, he brings with him a radiant, seductive and strangely detached young woman. She, in turn, will bring death and destruction... Read more >
The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig
The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig
Written by Stefan Zweig, Translated by Anthea Bell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782270034
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The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell


Format: Hardcover, 720 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $35.00

In this magnificent collection of Stefan Zweig's short stories the very best and worst of human nature are captured with sharp observation, understanding and vivid empathy. Ranging from love and death to faith restored and hope regained, these stories present a master at work, at the top of his form.
Translated by... Read more >
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