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Orlando
Вирджиния Вулф
ISBN:978-5-521-00540-6
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics

Orlando (1928) describes the adventures of a poet who changes sex from man to woman and lives for centuries, meeting the key figures of English literary history. Considered a…

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Sister Carrie
Theodore Dreiser
ISBN:978-5-521-00329-7
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Sister Carrie (1900) tells the story of a young country girl who moves to the big city where she starts realizing her own American Dream, first as a kept woman, and later becoming…

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Dubliners (сборник)
James Joyce
ISBN:978-5-521-00141-5
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Dubliners, a collection of fifteen short stories, first published in 1914, form a naturalistic depiction of Irish middle class life in and around Dublin in the early years of the…

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Emma
Austen Jane
ISBN:978-5-521-00145-3
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Язык:Английский

Emma, first published in 1815, is a novel about youthful hubris and the perils of misconstrued romance. As in her other novels, Austen explores concerns and difficulties of…

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English Fairy Tales
Joseph Jacobs
ISBN:978-5-521-00148-4
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Jacobs published his English Fairy Tales in 1890 and More English Fairytales in 1894 but also went on after and in between both books to publish fairy tales collected from…

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (сборник)
Arthur Conan Doyle
ISBN:978-5-521-00150-7
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, originally published in 1894.

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
ISBN:978-5-521-00158-3
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Tom Sawyer (1876) is a novel about a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River, set in the fictional town of St. Petersburg. is more than a…

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Wuthering Heights
Bronte Emily
ISBN:978-5-521-00142-2, 5521001425
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Язык:Английский

Although Wuthehng Heights is now regarded as a classic of English literature, contemporary opinions were deeply polarized; the novel was considered controversial because of its…

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Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen
ISBN:978-5-521-00144-6
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Pride and Prejudice, first published in 1813 tells the story of the main character, Elizabeth Bennet, as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education, and…

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Sense and Sensibility
Austen Jane
ISBN:978-5-521-00143-9
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Язык:Английский

Sense and Sensibility was first published anonymously in 1811. The novel tells the story of two sisters, Elinor and Marianne, both of age to marry, following their life in a…

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (сборник)
Arthur Conan Doyle
ISBN:978-5-521-00149-1
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, first published in 1892, is a collection of twelve short stories, featuring a fictional detective Sherlock Holmes, related in first-person…

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Great Expectations
Charles Dickens
ISBN:978-5-521-00152-1
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Great Expectations, published in 1861, is the author's penultimate completed novel; narrated in the first person, it depicts the personal growth and personal development of an…

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Treasure Island
Robert Lewis Stevenson
ISBN:978-5-521-00154-5
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Treasure Island, first published in 1883, is an adventure novel, narrating a tale of "buccaneers and buried gold".
It is traditionally considered a coming-of-age story, and is…

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Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare
ISBN:978-5-521-00160-6
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Книга по Требованию, Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

Romeo and Juliet, continuing the tradition of tragic romances stretching back to antiquity, tells the story of two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile…

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The Island of Doctor Moreau
H. G. Wells
ISBN:978-5-521-00162-0
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896) belongs to the classics of early science fiction. It tells the story of Edward Prendick a shipwrecked man rescued by a passing boat and left on…

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The Great Gatsby
Fitzgerald F. Scott
ISBN:978-5-521-00164-4
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Английский

The Great Gatsby (1925) follows a cast of characters living in the fictional town of West Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story primarily concerns the…

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Vanity Fair
William Thackeray
ISBN:978-5-521-00166-8
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmyra Classics
Язык:Русский

Vanity Fair was first published in 1848, with the subtitle A Novel without a Hero, reflecting Thackeray's interest in deconstructing his era's conventions regarding literary…

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The Picture of Dorian Gray
Oscar Wilde
ISBN:978-5-521-00167-5
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Язык:Английский

The Picture of Dorian Gray tells the story of a handsome young man, whose full-length portrait was painted by Basil Hallward, an artist infatuated by Dorian's beauty. Through…

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Robinson Crusoe
Daniel Defoe
ISBN:978-5-521-00168-2
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Серия:Palmira Classics
Язык:Английский

Robinson Crusoe, a novel, first published in 1719, tells the story of a castaway who spends thirty years on a remote tropical island, encountering cannibals, captives, and…

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Northanger Abbey
Austen Jane
ISBN:978-5-521-00183-5
Год издания:2017
Издательство:Пальмира
Язык:Английский

Northanger Abbey (1817) was the first of Jane Austen's novels to be completed, but it was published only after her death. The novel is a satire of the Gothic novels popular at the…

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