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The Odyssey (Wordsworth Classics)

By: N/A

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 9781853260254


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. With an Introduction and Notes by Adam Roberts Royal Holloway, University of London Homer's great epic describes the many adventures of Odysseus, Greek warrior, as he strives over many years to return to his home island of Ithaca after the Trojan War. His colourful adventures, his endurance, his love for his wife and son have the same power to move and inspire readers today as they did in Archaic Greece, 2800 years ago. This poem has been tr... View more info

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The Battle Of The Frogs And The Mice: A Homeric Fable

By: N/A

Price: $12.95

Publisher: 2013

Seller ID: 9780399162855


New. You will never see war the same way after reading this extraordinary retelling of an ancient Greek fable about a tragically unnecessary battle between mice and frogs. With haunting illustrations, this miniature masterpiece ranks with Animal Farm as one of the greatest parables of human foibles.Originally published in 1962, The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice tells in words and pictures a classic tale of the foolhardiness of war. When Crum-snatcher, a Mo... View more info

Tales of Unease (Wordsworth Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural)

By: A.C Doyle

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2008

Seller ID: 9781840220780


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Editions Ltd 2008 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 2008. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

The Holy Quran

By: Abdulla Yusuf Ali

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 9781853267826


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Lb May & Assoc Inc 2001 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 2001. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

Wealth of Nations

By: Adam Smith

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2012

Seller ID: 9781840226881


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Editions, 2012 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 2012. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

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Aeschylus Complete Plays

By: Aeschylus

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Franklin Library: 0

Seller ID: B009MRS42I


Franklin Library. Used; Very Good. Leather Bound, The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Limited Edition. Full leather binding (Black), titles and decorations stamped in gilt, ribbed spine, moire endpapers, printed on archival paper, all edge gilt, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints, sewn-in ribbon marker. Part of the 25th anniversary edition of "The Great Books of the Western World" series. . 0. LIMITED & SPECI... View more info

Aesop's Fables (Wordsworth Children's Classics) (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Aesop

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 9781853261282


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1998, Book Condition: New, Aesop's celebrated collection of fables has always been popular with both adults and children. These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables - the fox and the grapes, the dog in the manger, the wolf in sheep's clothing and many others - have entered the languages and idioms of most European tongues. This edition is beautifully illustrated in black and... View more info

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The Drug and Other Stories (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural)

By: Aleister Crowley

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2010

Seller ID: 9781840226386


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Editions 2010 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 2010. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

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The Vicomte De Bragelonne, Vol. I (v. 1)

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Borgo Press: 2002

Seller ID: 9781592248193


Borgo Press. Used; Very Good. Previous owners stamp on page edgesIn March 1844 the French magazine _Le Siecle,_ printed the first installment of a story by Alexandre Dumas. It was based, Dumas claimed, on some manuscripts he had found a year earlier in the Bibliotheque Nationale while researching a history he planned to write on Louis XIV. The serial chronicled the adventures of D'Artagnan -- a young swordsman intent on joining the king's musketeers. Young D'Artagn... View more info

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The Vicomte de Bragelonne, Vol. II

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 2002

Seller ID: 9781592248209


Used; Very Good. Previous owners stamp on page edgesIn March 1844 the French magazine Le Siecle, printed the first installemnt of a story by Alexandre Dumas. It was based, Dumas claimed, on some manuscripts he had found a year earlier in the Bibliotheque Nationale while researching a history he planned to write on Louis XIV. The serial chronicled the adventures of D Artagnan -- a young swordsman intent on joining the king s musketeers. Young D Artagnan becomes embr... View more info

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Twenty Years After (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: 9781840221633


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 2009, Book Condition: New, This title includes an introduction by A. M. de Medeiros, University of Kent at Canterbury. A year after the publication of "The Three Musketeers", Alexandre Dumas produced a sequel worthy in every respect of the original. In "Twenty Years After" the much beloved D'Artaganan, Athos, Porthos and Aramis reunite to fight the forces of evil. In the original novel they defeat... View more info

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The Man in the Iron Mask (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 9781840224351


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 2001, Book Condition: New, Introduction and Notes by Keith Wren. University of Kent at Canterbury The Man in the Iron Mask is the final episode in the cycle of novels featuring Dumas celebrated foursome of D Artagnan, Athos, Porthos and Aramis, who first appeared in The Three Musketeers. Some thirty-five years on, the bonds of comradeship are under strain as they end up on different sides in a power struggle that... View more info

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The Three Musketeers (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1997

Seller ID: 9781853260407


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1997, Book Condition: New, Introduction and Notes by Keith Wren, University of Kent at Canterbury A historical romance, The Three Musketeers tells the story of the early adventures of the young Gascon gentleman, D'Artagnan and his three friends from the regiment of the King's Musketeers - Athos, Porthos and Aramis. Under the watchful eye of their patron M. de Treville, the four defend the honour of the regiment a... View more info

Democracy in America

By: Alexis De Tocqueville

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 9781853264801


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Lb May & Assoc Inc 1999 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 1999. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

Tales from the Arabian Nights

By: Andrew Lang

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 9781853261145


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1998, Book Condition: New, The beautiful Scheherazade's royal husband threatens to kill her, so each night she diverts him by weaving wonderful tales of fantastic adventure, leaving each story unfinished so that he spares her life to hear the ending the next night. This is the background to the Arabian Nights. In this selection made by that master of folklore and fairy-tale Andrew Lang, the reader meets Aladdin w... View more info

Tales from King Arthur (Wordsworth Children's Classics) (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Andrew Lang

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 9781853261152


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1998, Book Condition: New, In this selection of plays by the master folklorist Andrew Lang, the reader is taken into the romantic world of the gallant Knights of the Round Table and their courageous and chivalrous deeds, fair maidens, castles steeped in history, the quest for the Holy Grail, and the tragic love of King Arthur and Sir Lancelot for Guinevere, and Tristan for Iseult. . 1998. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

Tales of Troy and Greece (Wordsworth Children's Classics) (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Andrew Lang

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 9781853261725


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1999, Book Condition: New, Andrew Lang draws on his classical learning to recount the Homeric legend of the wars between the Greeks and the Trojans. Paris, Helen of Troy, Achilles, Hector, Ulysses, the Amazons and the Wooden Horse all figure in this magical introduction to one of the greatest legends ever told. Also included in this book are the adventures of Theseus and his dramatic battle with the Minotaur with... View more info

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The Italian

By: Ann Radcliffe

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 9781840226683


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Editions, 2011 Paperback. Book Condition: New . 2011. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

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Black Beauty (Wordsworth Children's Classics) (Wordsworth Classics)

By: Anna Sewell

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 9781853261091


Wordsworth Editions Ltd. New. Wordsworth Press, Paperback, 1998, Book Condition: New, Black Beauty had a fine, soft black coat, one white foot and a silver star on his forehead. This tale tells of the horse's adventures and the disappointments and joys that surround him. . 1998. TRADE PAPERBACK. View more info

Black Beauty (Transatlantic Classics Collect)

By: Anna Sewell

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Atlantic Books: 2012

Seller ID: 9781908533203


Atlantic Books. New. Anna Sewell's moving story is one of the best-loved animal adventures ever written, this Penguin Threads edition of "Black Beauty" includes a new foreword by Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley, cover art by Jillian Tamaki and deluxe French flaps. Commissioned by award-winning Penguin art director Paul Buckley, the Penguin Threads series debuts with cover art by Jillian Tamaki for three gift-worthy Penguin Classics. Sketched out in a traditiona... View more info