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Tyrant Banderas

Written by Ramon del Valle-Inclan
Translated by Peter Bush
Introduction by Alberto Manguel


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The first great twentieth-century novel of dictatorship, and the avowed inspiration for García Márquez’s The Autumn of the Patriarch and Roa Bastos’s I, the Supreme, Tyrant Banderas is a dark and dazzling portrayal of a mythical Latin American republic in the grip of a monster. Ramón del Valle-Inclán... Read more >
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Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
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ISBN: 9780307829603
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Crime and Punishment

Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2012
Price: $7.99

With the same suppleness, energy, and range of voices that won their translation of The Brothers Karamazov the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Prize, Pevear and Volokhonsky offer a brilliant translation of Dostoevsky's classic novel that presents a clear insight into this astounding psychological thriller. "The best (translation) currently available"--Washington Post Book World. Read more >
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The Captain's Daughter
The Captain's Daughter
Written by Alexander Pushkin, Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
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ISBN: 9780307949653
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The Captain's Daughter
And Other Stories
Written by Alexander Pushkin
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $12.95

Famous for his enormously influential poetry and plays, Alexander Pushkin is also beloved for his short stories. This collection showcases his tremendous range, which enabled him to portray the Russian people through romance, drama, and satire. The sparkling humor of the five “Tales of Belkin” contrasts with a dark fable of... Read more >
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The Captain's Daughter
The Captain's Daughter
Written by Alexander Pushkin, Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
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ISBN: 9780307949660
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The Captain's Daughter
And Other Stories
Written by Alexander Pushkin
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $9.99

Famous for his enormously influential poetry and plays, Alexander Pushkin is also beloved for his short stories. This collection showcases his tremendous range, which enabled him to portray the Russian people through romance, drama, and satire. The sparkling humor of the five “Tales of Belkin” contrasts with a dark fable of... Read more >
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The Rise of David Levinsky
The Rise of David Levinsky
Written by Abraham Cahan, Introduction by Seth Lipsky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307822819
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The Rise of David Levinsky

Written by Abraham Cahan
Introduction by Seth Lipsky


Format: eBook, 556 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2012
Price: $11.99

The Rise of David Levinsky, written by the legendary founder and editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, is an early Jewish-American classic. According to the scholar Sam B. Girgus, "The novel is more than an important literary work and cultural document. It forms part of the traditional ritual of renewal of... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
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ISBN: 9780385508315
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $14.99

Now I shall sing the second kingdom,

there where the soul of man is cleansed,

made worthy to ascend to heaven.

In the second book of Dante’s epic poem The Divine Comedy, Dante has left hell and begins the ascent of the mount of purgatory. Just as hell had its circles, purgatory, situated at... Read more >
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Voyage to Kazohinia

Written by Sandor Szathmari
Translated by Inez Kemenes


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 24, 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 Modern Library Collection Children's Classics 5-Book Bundle
The Modern Library Collection Children's Classics 5-Book Bundle
Written by Kenneth Grahame, Lewis Carroll, J.M. Barrie and Alexandre Dumas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812984477
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The Modern Library Collection Children's Classics 5-Book Bundle
The Wind in the Willows, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, Peter Pan, The Three Musketeers
Written by Kenneth Grahame, Lewis Carroll, J.M. Barrie and Alexandre Dumas


Format: eBook, 1312 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2012
Price: $19.99

For young dreamers, nostalgic parents, and imaginative readers of all ages, this wonderful eBook collection not only contains five of the most beloved children’s books in the world but some of the most admired and enduring literature ever put to page. Each of these can be considered a “Household Book,” as... Read more >
The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
Format: eBook
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
Format: eBook
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
Format: eBook
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
Format: eBook
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
Format: eBook
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
Format: eBook
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
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 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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