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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The Leopard, meditates on the past and the... Read more >
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The Arabian Nights
The Arabian Nights
Edited by Wen-chin Ouyang
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712418
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The Arabian Nights

Edited by Wen-chin Ouyang


Format: Hardcover, 920 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $25.95

The most famous of all story collections, The Arabian Nights, also known as The Book of the Thousand and One Nights, is beloved around the world. Composed of Persian, Arabic, Greek, Indian, and other sources that accumulated over hundreds of years, these fabulous stories-within-stories have long fired readers’ imaginations with an... Read more >
One Thousand and One Nights
One Thousand and One Nights
Written by Hanan al-Shaykh, Foreword by Mary Gaitskill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948991
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One Thousand and One Nights
A Retelling
Written by Hanan al-Shaykh
Foreword by Mary Gaitskill


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $15.95

Passed down over centuries from India, Persia, and across the Arab world, the mesmerizing stories of One Thousand and One Nights are related by the beautiful, young Shahrazad as she attempts to delay her execution. Retold in modern English by the acclaimed Lebanese author Hanan al-Shaykh, here are stories of the real and the... Read more >
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Perfume
Perfume
Written by Patrick Suskind
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152976
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Perfume
The Story of a Murderer
Written by Patrick Suskind


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
Price: $11.99

An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Patrick Suskind's classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man's indulgence in his greatest passion—his sense of smell—leads to murder.In the slums of eighteenth-century France, the infant Jean-Baptiste Grenouille is born with one sublime gift-an absolute sense of smell. As a... Read more >
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Fábulas de Esopo
Fábulas de Esopo
Written by Aesop
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171229
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Fábulas de Esopo

Written by Aesop


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

El nombre de Esopo se utiliza para abarcar una larga tradición de fábulas que configuran de algún modo el origen del imaginario moral de la cultura europea. En el presente volumen recogemos, en la nueva y luminosa traducción, todas las fábulas de tradición esópica que, con variada procedencia, fueron concebidas en... Read more >
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Fábulas de Esopo
Fábulas de Esopo
Written by Aesop
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ISBN: 9780804171236
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Fábulas de Esopo

Written by Aesop


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $9.99

El nombre de Esopo se utiliza para abarcar una larga tradición de fábulas que configuran de algún modo el origen del imaginario moral de la cultura europea. En el presente volumen recogemos, en la nueva y luminosa traducción, todas las fábulas de tradición esópica que, con variada procedencia, fueron concebidas en... Read more >
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Insel
Insel
Written by Mina Loy, Edited by Elizabeth Arnold, Introduction by Sarah Hayden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193533
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Insel

Written by Mina Loy
Edited by Elizabeth Arnold
Introduction by Sarah Hayden


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

“He has an evening suit, but never an occasion to wear it, so he puts it on when he paints his pictures.”

Insel, the only novel by the surrealist master Mina Loy, is a book like no other—about an impossible friendship amid the glamorous artistic bohemia of 1930s Paris.

German painter Insel is... Read more >
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Insel

Written by Mina Loy
Edited by Elizabeth Arnold
Introduction by Sarah Hayden


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

“He has an evening suit, but never an occasion to wear it, so he puts it on when he paints his pictures.”

Insel, the only novel by the surrealist master Mina Loy, is a book like no other—about an impossible friendship amid the glamorous artistic bohemia of 1930s Paris.

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The Best of Connie Willis
The Best of Connie Willis
Written by Connie Willis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345540669
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The Best of Connie Willis
Award-Winning Stories
Written by Connie Willis


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $18.00

Few authors have had careers as successful as that of Connie Willis. Inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame and recently awarded the title of Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Willis is still going strong. Her smart, heartfelt fiction runs the gamut from screwball... Read more >
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Cuentos imprescindibles
Cuentos imprescindibles
Written by Anton Chejov
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9786073106788
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Cuentos imprescindibles

Written by Anton Chejov


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

Cuentos imprescindibles

Casi al mismo título que el drama, el relato corto se ajusta al proyecto literario de Chéjov: "No he adquirido una perspectiva política, ni filosófica ni religiosa sobre la vida... tengo que limitarme a las descripciones de cómo mis personajes aman, se casan, tienen hijos, hablan y se mueren". El... Read more >
El retrato de Dorian Gray
El retrato de Dorian Gray
Written by Oscar Wilde
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ISBN: 9786073117364
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El retrato de Dorian Gray

Written by Oscar Wilde


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $10.00

El retrato de Dorian Grey

"Un libro lleno de fascinación y encanto, fácil y difícil a la vez, y cuyo único protagonista y tema esencial es la belleza. Una de las pasiones que hacen vivir y dan sentido y fuerza al mundo."

Luis Antonio de Villena

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Alice Adams
Alice Adams
Written by Booth Tarkington
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804170802
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Alice Adams
Vintage Movie Classics
Written by Booth Tarkington


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

The basis for George Stevens’s major motion picture starring Katharine Hepburn in her Oscar-nominated leading role.

In a small Midwestern town in the wake of World War I, Alice Adams delightedly finds herself being pursued by Arthur Russell, a gentleman of a higher social class in life. Desperate to keep her family's... Read more >
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Alice Adams
Alice Adams
Written by Booth Tarkington
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170819
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Alice Adams
Vintage Movie Classics
Written by Booth Tarkington


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

The basis for George Stevens’s major motion picture starring Katharine Hepburn in her Oscar-nominated leading role.

In a small Midwestern town in the wake of World War I, Alice Adams delightedly finds herself being pursued by Arthur Russell, a gentleman of a higher social class in life. Desperate to keep her family's... Read more >
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Back Street
Back Street
Written by Fannie Hurst
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804170673
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Back Street
Vintage Movie Classics
Written by Fannie Hurst


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

The bestselling story behind Ross Hunter’s classic melodrama starring Susan Hayward and John Gavin. 
 
When “fly girl” and gorgeous socialite Ray Schmidt first meets Walter Saxel in Cincinnati, their attraction is instant and everlasting. As their bond deepens, Ray finds herself envisioning a future with Walter, until one fateful day when the... Read more >
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Back Street
Back Street
Written by Fannie Hurst
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ISBN: 9780804170680
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Back Street
Vintage Movie Classics
Written by Fannie Hurst


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

The bestselling story behind Ross Hunter’s classic melodrama starring Susan Hayward and John Gavin. 
 
When “fly girl” and gorgeous socialite Ray Schmidt first meets Walter Saxel in Cincinnati, their attraction is instant and everlasting. As their bond deepens, Ray finds herself envisioning a future with Walter, until one fateful day when the... Read more >
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El corazón de las tinieblas
El corazón de las tinieblas
Written by Joseph Conrad
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ISBN: 9786073114707
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El corazón de las tinieblas

Written by Joseph Conrad


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $10.00

El corazón de las tinieblas

El corazón de las tinieblas es una de las novelas más estremecedoras de todos los tiempos, además de una de las obras maestras del siglo xix. El libro cuenta el viaje que el protagonista, Marlow, hace por un río del Congo en busca de Kurtz, un agente... Read more >
Show Boat
Show Boat
Written by Edna Ferber
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ISBN: 9780345805737
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Show Boat
Vintage Movie Classics
Written by Edna Ferber


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

The classic tale behind MGM’s blockbuster movie directed by George Sidney, starring Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, and Kathryn Grayson.

Bringing to life the adventurous world of Mississippi show boats, the grittiness of turn-of-the-century Chicago, and the majesty of 1920s Broadway, Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber’s Show Boat is a classic. Magnolia...

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Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories
Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories
Written by Medardo Fraile and Ali Smith, Translated by Margaret Jull Costa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968180
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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: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $18.00

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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The Call of the Wild & White Fang
The Call of the Wild & White Fang
Written by Jack London
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ISBN: 9780804168854
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The Call of the Wild & White Fang

Written by Jack London


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $7.95

Jack London’s two most beloved tales of survival in Alaska were inspired by his experiences in the Yukon during the Klondike Gold Rush. Both novels grippingly dramatize the harshness of the natural world and what lies beneath the thin veneer of human civilization.

The canine hero of The Call of the Wild... Read more >
The Red Badge of Courage
The Red Badge of Courage
Written by Stephen Crane
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ISBN: 9780804168847
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The Red Badge of Courage

Written by Stephen Crane


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $8.95

Stephen Crane’s immortal masterpiece about the nightmare of war was first published in 1895 and brought its young author immediate international fame. Set during the Civil War, it tells of the brutal disillusionment of a young recruit who had dreamed of the thrill and glory of war, only to find himself...

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Guerra y Paz
Guerra y Paz
Written by Lev Tolstoi
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ISBN: 9788497932721
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Guerra y Paz

Written by Lev Tolstoi


Format: Trade Paperback, 1184 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.00

Obra cumbre, junto a Ana Karenina, de Lev Tolstói y de la narrativa del XIX, Guerra y paz constituye un vasto fresco histórico y épico. Con la campaña napoleónica contra Rusia como trasfondo -Austerliz, Borodino o el incendio de Moscú- entre los años 1805 y 1813, se nos cuenta la historia... Read more >
Les Misérables
Les Misérables
Written by Victor Hugo, Translated by Julie Rose, Introduction by Adam Gopnik
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812986556
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Les Misérables

Written by Victor Hugo
Translated by Julie Rose
Introduction by Adam Gopnik


Format: eBook, 1376 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

Sensational, dramatic, packed with rich excitement and filled with the sweep and violence of human passions, LES MISERABLES is not only superb adventure but a powerful social document. The story of how the convict Jean-Valjean struggled to escape his past and reaffirm his humanity, in a world brutalized by poverty and... Read more >
Moby Dick
Moby Dick
Written by Herman Melville
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ISBN: 9788499086552
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Moby Dick

Written by Herman Melville


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.00

Moby Dick, la novela que William Faulkner hubiera querido escribir, ha alcanzado el reconocimiento y el elogio constante que merece una construcción narrativa impecable. La lucha del capitán Ahab, su terrible obsesión y la mítica persecución de la ballena han traspasado fronteras, consiguiendo así la indiscutible categoría de obra maestra.

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Mujercitas
Mujercitas
Written by Louisa May Alcott
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ISBN: 9788499083537
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Mujercitas

Written by Louisa May Alcott


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.00

Esta nueva traducción del texto íntegro de la primera edición de 1868, con el añadido de muchos párrafos que se suprimieron en las versiones posteriores, incluye también la segunda parte de la historia, que la autora publicó en 1869 para dar respuesta a las muchas cartas de los lectores, interesados en... Read more >
The Human Comedy
The Human Comedy
Written by Honore de Balzac, Edited by Peter Brooks, Translated by Linda Asher, Carol Cosman and Jordan Stump
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ISBN: 9781590176641
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The Human Comedy
Selected Stories
Written by Honore de Balzac
Edited by Peter Brooks
Translated by Linda Asher, Carol Cosman and Jordan Stump


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Characters from every corner of society and all walks of life—lords and ladies, businessmen and military men, poor clerks,  unforgiving moneylenders, aspiring politicians, artists, actresses, swindlers, misers, parasites, sexual adventurers, crackpots,  and more—move through the pages of The Human Comedy, Balzac’s multivolume magnum opus, an interlinked chronicle of... Read more >
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