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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Shorts/Specials

I have been a restaurant critic for over a decade, written reviews of well over 700 establishments, and if there is one thing I have learnt it is that people like reviews of bad restaurants. No, scratch that. They adore them, feast upon them like starving vultures who have spotted fly-blown carrion ou... read more

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: 9780241973479
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 181mm X 111mm X 6mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jay Rayner
: 96
: 641.5
: 1
: Paperback
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My Dining Hell: Twenty Ways to Have a Lousy Night Out (Penguin Special)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'We have nothing left in the world but what we can win with our swords.'
The remarkable account of Hannibal crossing the Alps with his elephants and winning the Battle of the Trebbia.
One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series,... read more

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: 9780241250365
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 5mm
: United Kingdom
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: Livy
: 64
: 937.04
: en
: 516
: Paperback
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Hannibal : Little Black Classic
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

She only wished to prove to herself she was once more on a train going somewhere' A tender story of devotion, resentment and ennui from the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer.

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: 9780241339626
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Katherine Anne Porter
: 64
: 813.52
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Cracked Looking-Glass (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

What use to a being that lives beneath a sun are jewels of gas and silver stars of ice?' Four stories by the master of scientifically precise yet hilarious science-fiction- The Three Electroknights, The White Death, King Globares and the Sagesand The Tale of King Gnuff.

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: 9780241339398
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Stanislaw Lem
: 64
: 891.85373
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Three Electroknights (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

His hand sought the adjacent flesh and sorrow paralleled desire in the immense complexity of love.

General Fields
: 9780241339503
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Carson McCullers
: 64
: 813.54
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Haunted Boy (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

I have lived in important places, times When great events were decided . . .' By turns comical, grouchy and exalted, and including his tragic masterpiece 'The Great Hunger', some of the key poems by the writer who transformed Anglo-Irish verse.

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: 9780241339343
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Patrick Kavanagh
: 64
: 821.912
: 1
: Paperback
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The Great Hunger (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

This writing is all fake (copied from other writing) So you should just go away and not read any of it' A tale of art, sex, blood, junkies and whores in New York's underground, from cult literary icon Kathy Acker.

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: 9780241338896
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kathy Acker
: 64
: 813.54
: 1
: Paperback
: books
New York City in 1979 (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'This only they knew, that the kiss had destroyed him and the bath had destroyed her.' In this beautiful Ancient Greek tale, Daphnis and Chloe are the inexperienced goatherd and shepherd who must face pirates, rivals and the confusion of their own feelings to find true love. It is one of 46 new books ... read more

General Fields
: 9780241251416
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Longus
: 128
: 883.01
: en
: 115
: Paperback
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Daphnis and Chloe : Little Black Classic
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Popular Penguins

The Orient Express, the Golden Arrow of Kuala and the Trans-Siberian Express are just some of the trains steaming through Paul Theroux's epic rail journey from London across Europe through India and Asia. This was a journey of discovery made in the mid-... read more

General Fields
: 9780143566526
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 181mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Paul Theroux
: 372
: 915.04427
: en
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Great Railway Bazaar  (Popular Penguin)
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Modern

Summer was drawing to a close, and I realized that the book was monstrous.' These labyrinthine short stories dissolve the boundary between reality and illusion and describe the limits of infinity.

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: 9780241339053
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jorge Luis Borges
: 64
: 863.6
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Garden of Forking Paths (Mini Modern Classics)
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 PenguinClassics

George Orwell's novels about the dangers of tyranny, the corruption of the state and the enslavement of the individual are essential reading. In an era of doublespeak, they remain chillingly prophetic. Introductions by Charlotte Wood, 1984and Don Watson, Animal Farm.

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: 9781925603040
: Text Publishing Company
: Text Publishing Company
: 196mm X 128mm X 31mm
: Australia
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: George Orwell; Charlotte Wood (Introduction by); Don Watson (Introduction by)
: 480
: English
: 917
: Paperback
: books
1984 & Animal Farm
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 PenguinClassics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

We are bought and sold like apes or monkeys, to be the sport of women, fools, and cowards, and the support of rogues ...' Spy, traveller and pioneering female writer Aphra Benn's story of an African prince sold into slavery is considered one of the earliest English novels.

General Fields
: 9780241251621
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Aphra Behn
: 128
: 823.4
: 105
: Paperback
: books
Oroonoko : Little Black Classic
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