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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

In these two stories gentleman sleuth C. Auguste Dupin, the first fictional detective, investigates the death of a young girl and the grisly murders in the Rue Morgue.

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: 9780241252321
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Edgar Allan Poe
: Paperback
: 516
: en
: 813.3
: 128
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A Modern Detective : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

"I did have hallucinations, but did they harm anyone? Who did they harm, that's what I'd like to know!' From the supreme artist of the short story, three disturbing tales of supernatural hallucinations, hysterical obsession and moral decay. This is one of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black C... read more

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: 9780241251782
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Anton Chekhov
: Paperback
: 516
: English
: 891.733
: 128
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A Nervous Breakdown : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'But I, being poor, have only my dreams; / I have spread my dreams under your feet...'
By turns joyful and despairing, some of the twentieth century's greatest verse on fleeting youth, fervent hopes and futile sacrifice.

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: 9780241251515
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 5mm
: United Kingdom
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: W. B. Yeats
: Paperback
: 516
: en
: 821.8
: 64
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A Terrible Beauty is Born : Little Black Classic No. 98
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'It's you who are the dogs...' What makes us happy? For over 800 years the Cynic philosophers of ancient Greece and Rome argued that the answer lay in a simple, self-sufficient life. This is one of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classi... read more

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: 9780241251461
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 5mm
: United Kingdom
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: Anon
: Paperback
: 516
: 184.3
: 64
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Anecdotes of the Cynics : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'This only they knew, that the kiss had destroyed him and the bath had destroyed her.' In this beautiful Ancient Greek tale, Daphnis and Chloe are the inexperienced goatherd and shepherd who must face pirates, rivals and the confusion of their own feeling... read more

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: 9780241251416
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Longus
: Paperback
: 115
: en
: 883.01
: 128
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Daphnis and Chloe : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'Things are not simple but complex. If he bit Mr. Browning he bit her too. Hatred is not hatred; hatred is also love.'
Virginia Woolf's delightful biography of the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning's spaniel, which asks what it means to be human - and to be dog. ... read more

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: 9780241251478
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Virginia Woolf
: Paperback
: 120
: en
: 823.912
: 128
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Flush : Little Black Classic
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Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'A ghastly groan and a shudder..' From the pioneer of horror fiction, this tale of a clergyman tormented by a demonic creature is one of the greatest Victorian ghost stories. One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first ever Penguin Classic in 1946. Each ... read more

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: 9780241251645
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 5mm
: United Kingdom
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: Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
: Paperback
: 516
: 823.8
: 64
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Green Tea : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'We have nothing left in the world but what we can win with our swords.'
The remarkable account of Hannibal crossing the Alps with his elephants and winning the Battle of the Trebbia.
One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series,... read more

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: 9780241250365
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 5mm
: United Kingdom
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: Livy
: Paperback
: 516
: en
: 937.04
: 64
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Hannibal : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'And then he, completely astonished at her words, left off his lewdness, saying to her as many a man had done before, "Either you are a truly good woman or else a truly wicked woman." ' Brave, outspoken and guaranteed to annoy people wherever she... read more

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: 9780241252260
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Margery Kempe
: Paperback
: 95
: 248.22092
: 128
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How to be a Medieval Woman : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'And when I shall die,Take him and cut him out in little stars.'
This collection of Shakespeare's soliloquies, including both old favourites and lesser-known pieces, shows him at his dazzling best.
One of 46 new books in t... read more

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: 9780241252192
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: William Shakespeare
: Paperback
: 516
: en
: 822.33
: 128
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Is This a Dagger Which I See Before Me? : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'Cut iron with iron, What makes iron valuable, Big kuku tree and big silk-cotton tree, Fari and Kaunju -' Told and retold since the fourteenth century, this West African epic chronicles the story of the mighty warrior who saves his people and founds an empire. Th... read more

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: 9780241251904
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Olaudah Equiano
: Paperback
: 516
: 398.20899634
: 128
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Kidnapped : Little Black Classic
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 Classic Fiction

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'Of what a mistake were you guilty in marrying a Man of his age! - just old enough to be formal, ungovernable and to have the Gout - too old to be agreable, and too young to die.' The scheming and unscrupulous Lady Susan is unlike any Austen heroine you've met i... read more

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: 9780241251331
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jane Austen
: Paperback
: 516
: 823.7
: 128
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Lady Susan : Little Black Classic
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