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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Signet Classics) Cover Image
By Jules Verne, Mendor T. Brunetti (Translator), Stephen Baxter (Introduction by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451531698
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Published: Signet Book - October 5th, 2010

Join Captain Nemo and the Nautilus as they journey into the deep in Jules Verne's classic science fiction tale.


The Bridge of San Luis Rey Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780060757502
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - September 2nd, 2014

This beautiful new edition of Thornton Wilder's classic novel features previously unpublished notes and other illuminating documentary material as well as an updated afterword by his nephew, Tappan Wilder, and a foreword by Russell Banks.


Crime and Punishment (Signet Classics) Cover Image
By Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Leonard Stanton (Introduction by), James D. Jr. Hardy (Introduction by)
$6.36
ISBN: 9780451530066
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Published: Signet Book - March 7th, 2006

Dostoyevsky's epic masterpiece, unabridged, with an afterword by Robin Feuer Miller

One of the world's greatest novels, Crime and Punishment is the story of a murder and its consequences--an unparalleled tale of suspense set in the midst of nineteenth-century Russia's troubled transition to the modern age.


Death Comes for the Archbishop (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780679728894
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Published: Vintage - June 16th, 1990

Willa Cather's best known novel is an epic--almost mythic--story of a single human life lived simply in the silence of the southwestern desert. In 1851 Father Jean Marie Latour comes to serve as the Apostolic Vicar to New Mexico. What he finds is a vast territory of red hills and tortuous arroyos, American by law but Mexican and Indian in custom and belief.


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Signet Classics) Cover Image
By Robert Louis Stevenson, Kelly Hurley (Introduction by), Dan Chaon (Afterword by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451532251
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Published: Signet Book - December 4th, 2012

Robert Louis Stevenson explores the very nature of man in this classic horror novel.

"Why did you wake me? I was dreaming a fine bogey tale."


Little Women Cover Image
By Louisa May Alcott, Regina Barreca (Introduction by), Susan Straight (Afterword by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451532084
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Published: Signet Book - May 1st, 2012

Louisa May Alcott shares the innocence of girlhood and the warmth of sisterhood in this charming tale of four sisters. Responding to the need for a "girls' book," the little known writer was met with unexpected fame and fortune for this novel inspired by her own childhood.


Old Man and the Sea Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9780684801223
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 5th, 1995

Told in language of great simplicity and power, this story of courage and personal triumph remains one of Ernest Hemingway's most enduring works.


Pride and Prejudice (Barnes & Noble Classics) Cover Image
By Jane Austen, Carol Howard (Introduction by), Carol Howard (Notes by)
$3.96
ISBN: 9781593080204
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Published: Barnes & Noble Classics - August 1st, 2003

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The Pearl (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century) Cover Image
$9.60
ISBN: 9780140177374
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Published: Penguin Books - February 1st, 1993

"There it lay, the great pearl, perfect as the moon."


A Tale of Two Cities (Signet Classics) Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Frederick Busch (Introduction by), A. N. Wilson (Afterword by)
$5.56
ISBN: 9780451530578
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Published: Signet Book - February 6th, 2007

The French Revolution comes to vivid life in Charles Dickens's famous novel about the best of times and the worst of times...


To Kill a Mockingbird Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9780446310789
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 11th, 1988

The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic.


Wuthering Heights (Puffin Classics) Cover Image
By Emily Bronte, S. E. Hinton (Introduction by)
$4.79
ISBN: 9780141326696
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Published: Speak - March 4th, 2010

Heathcliff, an orphan, is raised by Mr Earnshaw as one of his own children. Hindley despises him but wild Cathy becomes his constant companion, and he falls deeply in love with her. When she will not marry him, Heathcliff's terrible vengeance ruins them all - but still his and Cathy's love will not die . . .