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Kingsley Amis

Buy The Folks That Live On The Hill by Kingsley Amis and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles!

The Folks That Live On The Hill

Read "The Folks That Live On The Hill" by Kingsley Amis available from Rakuten Kobo. Harry Caldecote is the most charming man you'll ever meet, a convivial academic who devotes his life to others. He is on...

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An excellent piece by the quintessential Existentialist, Jean-Paul Sartre.

Penguin Books 2276 - Jean-Paul Sartre - Nausea

Jean-Paul Sartre - Nausea Penguin Books 2276 Published 1965, reprinted 1975 Cover: 'The Triangular Hour' by Salvador Dali

Jeanette Winterson: the books that changed my life - Telegraph

Jeanette Winterson: the books that changed my life

From the Moomins to Maurice, the Bible to a Charlotte Brontë rewritten by her mother – Jeanette Winterson reveals the stories that made her

Mortal Engines (Penguin Modern Classics): Amazon.co.uk: Stanislaw Lem: 9780241269077: Books

Mortal Engines (Penguin Modern Classics)

Buy Mortal Engines (Penguin Modern Classics) by Lem, Stanislaw from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction.

Buy The Folks That Live On The Hill by Kingsley Amis and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles!

The Folks That Live On The Hill

Read "The Folks That Live On The Hill" by Kingsley Amis available from Rakuten Kobo. Harry Caldecote is the most charming man you'll ever meet, a convivial academic who devotes his life to others. He is on...

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Stanislaw Lem Penguin Modern Classics

A new Penguin Modern Classic edition of Mortal Engines by Polish science fiction writer Stanislaw Lem is available in the UK this week. Art directed by Jim

STANISLAW LEM The Futurological Congress, 2017

Millennium

Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics, and Modern Classics for the twenty-first.

Vogue's Summer Reading List

From the classics to conversation starters, see the best holiday reads that Vogue recommends delving into this summer

Lesser-known classics worth reading

100 Must-Read Lesser-Known Classics

Get more classics into your life with this list of lesser-known gems.

The books that inspired Tim Leunig: “I wanted to study the exciting stuff, the grand strategies of war and peace…I took economic history very much against my will”

Tim Leunig is a reader in Economic History at the LSE, and specialises in 18th and 19th century economic history. Tim talks us through how he chose his school subjects, and why it’s best for …

The third volume of Steven Runciman's classic, hugely influential trilogy on the history of the Crusades'The whole tale is one of faith and folly, courage and greed, hope and disillusion'Steven Runciman's triumphant three-volume A History of the Crusades remains an unsurpassed account of the events that changed the world and continue to resonate today. This final volume of the trilogy begins with the glamorous Third Crusade and ends with the ruinous collapse of the crusader states and the…

A History of the Crusades III by Steven Runciman

Buy A History of the Crusades III by Steven Runciman for $30.00 at Mighty Ape NZ. The third volume of Steven Runciman's classic, hugely influential trilogy on the history of the Crusades 'The whole tale is one of faith and folly, c...

Buy The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim, Salley Vickers from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £20.

The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim, Salley Vickers | Waterstones

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A History of the Crusades II, The Kingdom of Jerusalem and the Frankish East 1100-1187 by Steven Runciman

A History of the Crusades II

The second volume of Steven Runciman's classic, hugely influential trilogy on the history of the Crusades 'There was magic about. Saladin himself was troubled by terrible dreams...' Steven Runciman's unrivalled history of the Crusades is a classic of learning and vivid, compelling storytelling, which brilliantly brings to life the personalities, battles, massacres, triumphs and follies of these epochal events. In this second volume of his trilogy Runciman tells the story of the foundation of…

Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut

Cat's Cradle (Penguin Modern Classics)

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Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

The 7 Most Elegant Hostesses in Literature

Because today's parties just aren't like Mrs. Dalloway's.

Hungry Hearts by Anzia Yezierska

Hungry Hearts by Anzia Yezierska: 9780141180052 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

In stories that draw heavily on her own life, Anzia Yezierska portrays the immigrant's struggle to become a "real" American, in such stories as "Yekl,"...

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10 Classic Books We Read Despite Knowing How They End

The big news on the Internet today is that spoilers don’t ruin books — in fact, they actually increase the pleasure we get out of reading them. These scientific findings fly in the face of just about every other comment on every film and TV blog…