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The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
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ISBN: 9780553901894
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The Idiot (Vintage Classics)

Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $12.99

Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky’s masterful translation of The Idiot is destined to stand with their versions of Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov, and Demons as the definitive Dostoevsky in English.

After his great portrayal of a guilty man in Crime and Punishment, Dostoevsky set out in The Idiot to portray... Read more >
Irish Fairy and Folk Tales
Irish Fairy and Folk Tales
Preface by Paul Muldoon, Edited by William Butler Yeats
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ISBN: 9780307824172
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Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

Preface by Paul Muldoon
Edited by William Butler Yeats


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

Gathered by the renowned Irish poet, playwright, and essayist William Butler Yeats, the sixty-five tales and poems in this delightful collection uniquely capture the rich heritage of the Celtic imagination. Filled with legends of village ghosts, fairies, demons, witches, priests, and saints, these stories evoke both tender pathos and lighthearted mirth... Read more >
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Paradiso
Paradiso
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
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ISBN: 9780307805959
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Paradiso

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: eBook, 1024 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $13.99

With his journeys through Hell and Purgatory complete, Dante is at last led by his beloved Beatrice to Paradise. Where his experiences in the Inferno and Purgatorio were arduous and harrowing, this is a journey of comfort, revelation, and, above all, love-both romantic and divine. Robert Hollander is a Dante scholar... Read more >
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Tom Jones
Tom Jones
Written by Henry Fielding, Edited by Fredson Bowers, Introduction by Martin C. Battestin
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ISBN: 9780307824158
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Tom Jones

Written by Henry Fielding
Edited by Fredson Bowers
Introduction by Martin C. Battestin


Format: eBook, 1024 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $8.99

Tom, a foundling, is discovered one evening by the benevolent Squire Allworthy and his sister Bridget and brought up as a son in their household; when his sexual escapades and general misbehavior lead them to banish him, he sets out in search of both his fortune and his true identity. Amorous... Read more >
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Dead Souls
Dead Souls
Written by Nikolai Gogol, Translated by Donald Rayfield, Introduction by Donald Rayfield
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ISBN: 9781590173763
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Dead Souls

Written by Nikolai Gogol
Translated by Donald Rayfield
Introduction by Donald Rayfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The first of the great Russian novels and one of the indisputable masterpieces of world literature, Dead Souls is the tale of Chichikov, an affably cunning con man who causes consternation in a small Russian town when he shows up out of nowhere proposing to buy title to... Read more >
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Dead Souls

Written by Nikolai Gogol
Translated by Donald Rayfield
Introduction by Donald Rayfield


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2012
Price: $15.95

An NYRB Classics Original

 The first of the great Russian novels and one of the indisputable masterpieces of world literature, Dead Souls is the tale of Chichikov, an affably cunning con man who causes consternation in a small Russian town when he shows up out of nowhere proposing to buy title to... Read more >
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The Best Short Stories of Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Best Short Stories of Fyodor Dostoevsky
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Translated by David Magarshack
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ISBN: 9780307824080
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The Best Short Stories of Fyodor Dostoevsky

Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Translated by David Magarshack


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $11.99

This collection, unique to the Modern Library, gathers seven of Dostoevsky's key works and shows him to be equally adept at the short story as with the novel. Exploring many of the same themes as in his longer works, these small masterpieces move from the tender and romantic White Nights, an... Read more >
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The Inferno
The Inferno
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
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ISBN: 9780345803108
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The Inferno

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $12.99

The epic grandeur of Dante’s masterpiece has inspired readers for 700 years, and has entered the human imagination. But the further we move from the late medieval world of Dante, the more a rich understanding and enjoyment of the poem depends on knowledgeable guidance. Robert Hollander, a renowned scholar and master... Read more >
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A Journal of the Plague Year
A Journal of the Plague Year
Written by Daniel Defoe, Introduction by Jason Goodwin
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ISBN: 9780307822802
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A Journal of the Plague Year

Written by Daniel Defoe
Introduction by Jason Goodwin


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $8.99

Defoe's account of the bubonic plague that swept London in 1665 remains as vivid as it is harrowing. Based on Defoe's own childhood memories and prodigious research, A Journal of the Plague Year walks the line between fiction, history, and reportage. In meticulous and unsentimental detail it renders the daily life... Read more >
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Written by L. Frank Baum, Introduction by Ray Bradbury
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ISBN: 9780307824189
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Written by L. Frank Baum
Introduction by Ray Bradbury


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $9.99

L. Frank Baum’s timeless classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was the first uniquely American fairy tale. A combination of enchanting fantasy and piercing social commentary, this remarkable story has entertained and beguiled readers of all ages since it was first published in 1900. Ray Bradbury writes in his Introduction, “Both... Read more >
Voyage to Kazohinia
Voyage to Kazohinia
Written by Sandor Szathmari, Translated by Inez Kemenes
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ISBN: 9780982578124
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Voyage to Kazohinia

Written by Sandor Szathmari
Translated by Inez Kemenes


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $16.95

A page-turning dystopian classic that stands alongside Brave New World and Gulliver's Travels.

Voyage to Kazohinia is a tour de force of twentieth-century literature--and it is here published in English for the first time outside of Hungary. Sándor Szathmári's comical novel chronicles the travels of a modern Gulliver on the eve of... Read more >
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The Man who Walked Through Walls

Written by Marcel Ayme
Translated by Sophie Lewis


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $9.99

The excellent Monsieur Dutilleul has always been able to pass through walls, but has never seen the point of using his gift, given the general availability of doors. One day, however, his tyrannical boss drives him to desperate, creative measures — he develops a taste for intramural travel and becomes something... Read more >
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume 2
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume 2
Written by Jane Austen
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ISBN: 9780307822765
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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Volume 2
Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion
Written by Jane Austen


Format: eBook, 736 pages
On Sale: June 20, 2012
Price: $2.99

The second volume in the Complete Novels of Jane Austen, this volume contains the classics Emma, Northanger Abbey, and Persuasion. Read more >
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Life and Fate

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler


Format: eBook, 896 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2012
Price: $24.95

A book judged so dangerous in the Soviet Union that not only the manuscript but the ribbons on which it had been typed were confiscated by the state, Life and Fate is an epic tale of World War II and a profound reckoning with the dark forces that dominated the twentieth century. Interweaving... Read more >
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The Age of Innocence
The Age of Innocence
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307949516
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The Age of Innocence

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
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One of Edith Wharton’s most famous novels—the first by a woman to win the Pulitzer Prize—exquisitely details a tragic struggle between love and responsibility in Gilded Age New York.
 
Newland Archer, an aristocratic young lawyer, is engaged to the cloistered, beautiful May Welland. But when May’s cousin Ellen arrives from Europe, fleeing...

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The Age of Innocence
The Age of Innocence
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307950574
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The Age of Innocence

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook, 320 pages
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One of Edith Wharton’s most famous novels—the first by a woman to win the Pulitzer Prize—exquisitely details a tragic struggle between love and responsibility in Gilded Age New York.
 
Newland Archer, an aristocratic young lawyer, is engaged to the cloistered, beautiful May Welland. But when May’s cousin Ellen arrives from Europe, fleeing...

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The Complete Short Stories
The Complete Short Stories
Written by Mark Twain, Introduction by Adam Gopnik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307959379
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The Complete Short Stories

Written by Mark Twain
Introduction by Adam Gopnik


Format: Hardcover, 744 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $28.00

These sixty satirical, rollicking, uproarious tales by the greatest yarn-spinner in our literary history are as fresh and vivid as ever more than a century after their author’s death.
Mark Twain’s famous novels Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn have long been hailed as major achievements, but the father of American literature also...

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The Custom of the Country
The Custom of the Country
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307950581
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The Custom of the Country

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $5.99

Edith Wharton’s lacerating satire on marriage and materialism in turn-of-the-century New York features her most selfish, ruthless, and irresistibly outrageous female character.
 
Undine Spragg is an exquisitely beautiful but ferociously acquisitive young woman from the Midwest who comes to New York to seek her fortune. She achieves her social ambitions—but only at...

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The Custom of the Country
The Custom of the Country
Written by Edith Wharton
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The Custom of the Country

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
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Edith Wharton’s lacerating satire on marriage and materialism in turn-of-the-century New York features her most selfish, ruthless, and irresistibly outrageous female character.
 
Undine Spragg is an exquisitely beautiful but ferociously acquisitive young woman from the Midwest who comes to New York to seek her fortune. She achieves her social ambitions—but only at...

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Ethan Frome
Ethan Frome
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307949530
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Ethan Frome

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
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Edith Wharton’s most widely read work is a tightly constructed and almost unbearably heartbreaking story of forbidden love in a snowbound New England village.
 
This brilliantly wrought, tragic novella explores the repressed emotions and destructive passions of working-class people far removed from the elevated social milieu usually inhabited by Wharton’s characters. Ethan... Read more >
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Ethan Frome
Ethan Frome
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307950598
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Ethan Frome

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
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Edith Wharton’s most widely read work is a tightly constructed and almost unbearably heartbreaking story of forbidden love in a snowbound New England village.
 
This brilliantly wrought, tragic novella explores the repressed emotions and destructive passions of working-class people far removed from the elevated social milieu usually inhabited by Wharton’s characters. Ethan... Read more >
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The House of Mirth
The House of Mirth
Written by Edith Wharton
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ISBN: 9780307949523
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The House of Mirth

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
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Set among the glittering salons of Gilded Age New York, Edith Wharton’s most popular novel is a moving indictment of a society whose soul-crushing limitations destroy a woman too spirited to be contained by them.
 
The beautiful, much-desired Lily Bart has been raised to be one of the perfect wives of the...

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The House of Mirth
The House of Mirth
Written by Edith Wharton
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The House of Mirth

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $8.99

Set among the glittering salons of Gilded Age New York, Edith Wharton’s most popular novel is a moving indictment of a society whose soul-crushing limitations destroy a woman too spirited to be contained by them.
 
The beautiful, much-desired Lily Bart has been raised to be one of the perfect wives of the...

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The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1
The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1
Written by Russ Kick
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ISBN: 9781609803766
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The Graphic Canon, Vol. 1
From the Epic of Gilgamesh to Shakespeare to Dangerous Liaisons
Written by Russ Kick


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $39.95

THE GRAPHIC CANON (Seven Stories Press) is a gorgeous, one-of-a-kind trilogy that brings classic literatures of the world together with legendary graphic artists and illustrators. There are more than 130 illustrators represented and 190 literary works over three volumes—many newly commissioned, some hard to find—reinterpreted here for readers and collectors of... Read more >
The Lord Chandos Letter
And Other Writings
Written by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal
Translated by Joel Rotenber
Introduction by John Banville


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 16, 2012
Price: $14.95

Hugo von Hoffmannsthal made his mark as a poet, as a playwright, and as the librettist for Richard Strauss’s greatest operas, but he was no less accomplished as a writer of short, strangely evocative prose works. The atmospheric stories and sketches collected here—fin-de-siècle fairy tales from the Vienna of Klimt and... Read more >
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