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 Fiction

Series:Oxford World's Classics

'Dear sister!' said Charles IX, 'there is blood on your sleeve!' 'And what consequence is that, Sire,' said Marguerite, 'if I have a smile upon my lips?' Saint Bartholomew's Day 1572. Paris is awash with the blood of Huguenots slaughtered by order of Charles IX. Or perhaps of Catherine... read more

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: 9780199538447
: Oxford University Press
: Oxford University Press
: 194mm X 128mm X 23mm
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: Alexandre Dumas
: Paperback
: 560
: 1 map
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La Reine Margot
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 Fiction

Series:Oxford World's Classics

This is the tragic story of a father whose obsessive love for his two daughters leads to his financial and personal ruin. It is set against the background of a whole society driven by social ambition and lust for money. The detailed descriptions of both affluence and squalor in the Paris o... read more

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: 9780199538751
: Oxford University Press
: Oxford University Press
: 195mm X 129mm X 15mm
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: Honore de Balzac
: Paperback
: 304
: maps
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Nophoto
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 Philosophy

Series:Oxford World's Classics

The Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's greatest masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers. For its moving account of the execution of Socrates, the Phaedo ranks among the supreme literary achievements of antiquity. It is also a se... read more

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: 9780199538935
: Oxford University Press
: Oxford University Press
: 196mm X 128mm X 9mm
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: Plato
: Paperback
: 144
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Phaedo
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 Fiction

Series:Oxford World's Classics

'Jane Austen practising' Virginia Woolf Three notebooks of Jane Austen's teenage writings survive. The earliest pieces probably date from 1786 or 1787, around the time that Jane, aged 11 or 12, and her older sister and collaborator Cassandra left school. By this point Austen was alrea... read more

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: 9780198737452
: Oxford University Press
: Oxford University Press
: 196mm X 129mm
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: Jane Austen
: Paperback
: 417
: 416
: 13 black and white illustrations, 2 Maps
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Teenage Writings
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