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An American Dream
An American Dream
Written by Norman Mailer
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ISBN: 9780812985979
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An American Dream
A Novel
Written by Norman Mailer


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $11.99

In this wild battering ram of a novel, which was originally published to vast controversy in 1965, Norman Mailer creates a character who might be a fictional precursor of the philosopher-killer he would later profile in The Executioner’s Song. As Stephen Rojack, a decorated war hero and former congressman who murders... Read more >
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Barbary Shore
Barbary Shore
Written by Norman Mailer
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ISBN: 9780812985986
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Barbary Shore
A Novel
Written by Norman Mailer


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $11.99

Published at the height of the McCarthy era, Norman Mailer’s audacious novel of socialism is at once an elegy and an indictment, a sinuous moral thriller and an intellectual slugfest. Wounded during World War II, Mike Lovett is an amnesiac, and much of his past is a secret to himself. But... Read more >
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The Betrothed
The Betrothed
Written by Alessandro Manzoni, Introduction by Jonathan Keates
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712340
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The Betrothed

Written by Alessandro Manzoni
Introduction by Jonathan Keates


Format: Hardcover, 648 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $26.95

Italy’s greatest novel and a masterpiece of world literature, The Betrothed chronicles the unforgettable romance of Renzo and Lucia, who endure tyranny, war, famine, and plague to be together.

Published in 1827 but set two centuries earlier, against the tumultuous backdrop of seventeenth-century Lombardy during the Thirty Years’ War, The Betrothed is... Read more >
The Deer Park
The Deer Park
Written by Norman Mailer
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ISBN: 9780812985993
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The Deer Park
A Novel
Written by Norman Mailer


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $12.99

Amid the cactus wilds some two hundred miles from Hollywood lies a privileged oasis called Desert D’Or. It is a place for starlets, directors, studio execs, and the well-groomed lowlifes who cater to them. And, as imagined by Norman Mailer in this blistering classic, Desert D’Or is a moral proving ground... Read more >
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Veinte Mil Leguas de Viaje Submarino
Veinte Mil Leguas de Viaje Submarino
Written by Jules Verne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9788490321980
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Veinte Mil Leguas de Viaje Submarino

Written by Jules Verne


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.00

Volcanes marinos, calamares gigantes y un científico renegado que se hace llamar capitán Nemo... Una de las obras maestras de Verne.

La desaparición de numerosos barcos ha puesto en jaque la navegación en aguas internacionales. Ante la amenaza de un ignoto monstruo abisal, se fleta una expedición para darle caza y desvelar... Read more >
Bullfight

Written by Yasushi Inoue
Translated by Michael Emmerich


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $14.99

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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Casanova's Return to Venice
Casanova's Return to Venice
Written by Arthur Schnitzler, Translated by Ilsa Barea
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968869
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Casanova's Return to Venice

Written by Arthur Schnitzler
Translated by Ilsa Barea


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $18.00

"His yearning for Venice, the city of his birth, grew so intense that, like a wounded bird slowly circling downwards in its death flight, he began to move in ever-narrowing circles."
One of Schnitzler’s most poignant evocations of the passing of time and the ironies of sentiment and love, Casanova’s Return to... Read more >
A Tale Without a Name
A Tale Without a Name
Written by Penelope S Delta, Translated by Mika Provata-Carlone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968906
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A Tale Without a Name

Written by Penelope S Delta
Translated by Mika Provata-Carlone


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.00

The kingdom used to be a place of paved roads and well-filled coffers, with joy and the good life all around. But the old king went the way of all flesh years ago, and now the kingdom is derelict, a land ofwickedness and ruin. But a young prince and his sister... Read more >
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The Metamorphoses
The Metamorphoses
Written by Ovid, Translated by Allen Mandelbaum, Introduction by J. C. McKeown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712319
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The Metamorphoses

Written by Ovid
Translated by Allen Mandelbaum
Introduction by J. C. McKeown


Format: Hardcover, 568 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $26.95

Ovid’s famous mock epic—a treasury of myth and magic that is one of the greatest literary works of classical antiquity—is rendered into fluidly poetic English by world-renowned translator Allen Mandelbaum.

Roman poet Ovid’s dazzling cycle of tales begins with the creation of the world and ends with the deification of Caesar... Read more >
Tirant Lo Blanc
Tirant Lo Blanc
Written by Joanot Martorell
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ISBN: 9780307828545
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Tirant Lo Blanc

Written by Joanot Martorell


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $16.99

Translated by David H. Rosenthal
 
Here is a recovered Renaissance classic, a Catalan novel of chivalry done into English for the first time by a gifted poet and translator. Cervantes singles out Tirant lo Blanc for very special praise in Don Quixote—in the scene in which the don’s friends, eager to save... Read more >
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