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GRAPHIC CLASSICS: MOBY DICK

By: Herman;Quirk, Tom Melville

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Penguin Group USA: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000043702

ISBN: 0142437247

Condition: Very Good


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WASHINGTON SQUARE. EDITED BY GERALD WILLEN

By: James, Henry

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Crowell: 1970

Seller ID: RWARE0000003650

Condition: Good


Washington Square.--Notebook entry.--Criticism and commentary: From the int roduction to The American novels and stories of Henry James, by F. O. Matth iessen.--From The method of Henry James, by J. W. Beach.--From The early de velopment of Henry James, by C. P. Kelley.--From Turn west, turn east, by H . S. Canby.--From Henry James, by F. W. Dupee.--From The themes of Henry Ja mes by E. T. Bowden.--From The comic sense of Henry James, by R. Poirier.-- From Henry James: t... View more info

THE WINGS OF THE DOVE

By: James, Henry

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000043699

ISBN: 0140432639

Condition: Good


Of the three late masterpieces that crown the extraordinary literary achiev ement of Henry James, The Wings of the Dove (1902) is at once the most pers onal and the most elemental. James drew on the memory of a beloved cousin w ho died young to create one of the three central characters, Milly Theale, an heiress with a short time to live and a passion for experiencing life to its fullest. To the creation of the other two, Merton Densher and the magn ificent, predatory Ka... View more info

MODERN CLASSICS PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A YOUNG MAN

By: Joyce, James

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Penguin Classic: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000043698

ISBN: 0141182660

Condition: Very Good


Playful and experimental, James Joyce's autobiographical A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is a vivid portrayal of emotional and intellectual de velopment. This Penguin Modern Classics edition is edited with an introduct ion and notes by Seamus Deane. The portrayal of Stephen Dedalus's Dublin ch ildhood and youth, his quest for identity through art and his gradual emanc ipation from the claims of family, religion and Ireland itself, is also an oblique self-portrait... View more info

CAPTAINS COURAGEOUS

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Bantam Classics: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000028376

ISBN: 0553211900

Condition: Very Good


The only one of Kipling's novels to be cast in an American setting, Captain s Courageous endures as one of literature's most cherished and memorable se a adventures. Harvey Cheyne, spoiled millionaire's son, tumbles overboard f rom a luxury liner--only to be rescued by the crew of a Gloucester schooner . Thus begins the boy's second voyage into the rugged rites and ways of sai lors. Like all Kipling's masterworks, Captains Courageous is an interweavin g of art and moral ... View more info

THE 120 DAYS OF SODOM: AND OTHER WRITINGS (ARENA BOOKS)

By: Klossowsk, D. A. F. Marquis De; Tranlated by Austryn Wainhouse and Richard Seaver; Introductions by Simone de Beauvoir and Pierr

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Arrow: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000037717

ISBN: 0099629607

Condition: Very Good


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ST. MAWR (PENGUIN MODERN CLASSICS)

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1971

Seller ID: RWARE0000011394

ISBN: 0140007571

Condition: Very Good


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WOMEN IN LOVE

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000003252

ISBN: 0140285598

Condition: Very Good


This continues the story of Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen begun in "The Rainbo w". The Brangwen sisters are now teachers in Beldover, a small town dominat ed by a colliery. Ursula falls in love with Birkin, while Gudrun has a trag ic affair with Gerald, son of the colliery owner. View more info

SONS AND LOVERS

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: RWARE0000003301

ISBN: 0140006680

Condition: Very Good


D(avid) H(erbert) Lawrence was born on September 11, 1885. His father was a coal miner and Lawrence grew up in a mining town in England. He always hat ed the mines, however, and frequently used them in his writing to represent both darkness and industrialism, which he despised because he felt it was scarring the English countryside. Lawrence attended high school and college in Nottingham and, after graduation, became a school teacher in Croyden in 1908. Although his firs... View more info

WOMEN IN LOVE

By: Lawrence, D.H.

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: RWARE0000010335

ISBN: 0140014853

Condition: Very Good


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THE BALLAD AND THE SOURCE

By: Lehmann, Rosamond

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Virago UK: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000020163

ISBN: 0860683303

Condition: Good


Ten-year-old Rebecca is living in the country with her family, when Sibyl J ardine returns to her property in the neighbourhood. The two families - onc e linked in the past - meet again, with the result that Rebecca becomes dra wn into the strange complications of the old lady's life. View more info

MAN'S ESTATE

By: Malraux, Andre

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000038197

ISBN: 0140181369

Condition: Very Good


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THE LOTUS AND THE WIND

By: Masters, John

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1959

Seller ID: RWARE0000016286

Condition: Very Good


Penguin No. 1166. Robin Savage is forced to clear his name through service in 'The Great Game' on the North West Frontier. His primary task is to discover the reasons for a murder which seems to have some connection with Russian ambitions in the area. View more info

MOBY-DICK; OR, THE WHALE

By: Melville, Herman

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000038167

ISBN: 0393044025

Condition: Very Good/Good


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MCTEAGUE: A STORY OF SAN FRANCISCO

By: Norris, Frank

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000034133

ISBN: 0451528913

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Frank Norris' graphic portrayal of the seamy side of survival in turn-of-the-century urban America remains shocking and powerful today -and its conclusion just as harrowing. View more info

THE THREE MUSKETEERS

By: pere, Alexandre Dumas

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1982

Seller ID: RWARE0000002929

ISBN: 0140440259

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: A perennial favorite, this work continues to hold appeal for adventure lovers. Full of intrigue, swordplay, and revenge, it is the story of d'Artagnan, a young nobleman who travels to Paris in hopes of joining the Musketeers, a group of swashbuckling adventurers who serve King Louis XIII. His wit and fighting ability make d'Artagnan a welcome addition to their ranks, and together the four young men work to foil the King's ... View more info

THE WAY BY SWANN'S (IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME, VOLUME 1)

By: Proust, Marcel

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Penguin Classic: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000043076

ISBN: 0141180315

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. One of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any language, Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time Vol. 1: The Way by Swann's is published in a new translation from the French by Lydia Davis in Penguin Classics. The Way by Swann's is one of the great novels of childhood, depicting the impressions of a sensitive b... View more info

WAVERLEY

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: ¥200.00

Publisher: Signet: 1964

Seller ID: RWARE0000010725

Condition: Fair


Front cover, some underlining, o/w all pages intact and bright. View more info

IVANHOE

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000034882

ISBN: 1853262021

Condition: Very Good


Introduction and Notes by David Blair, University of Kent at Canterbury Set in the reign of Richard I, Coeur de Lion, Ivanhoe is packed with memorable incidents - sieges, ambushes and combats - and equally memorable character s: Cedric of Rotherwood, the die-hard Saxon; his ward Rowena; the fierce Te mplar knight, Sir Brian de Bois-Gilbert; the Jew, Isaac of York, and his be autiful, spirited daughter Rebecca; Wamba and Gurth, jester and swineherd r espectively. Scott ex... View more info

IVANHOE

By: Scott, Walter

Price: ¥5,900.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1977

Seller ID: RWARE0000009674

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited Edition, bound in red leather wit h gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spine; gilt page edges; bound-in ribbon placemarker. View more info