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BARCHESTER TOWERS

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000043214

ISBN: 0140266437

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. View more info

BARCHESTER TOWERS

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000043970

ISBN: 0140432035

Condition: Good


"I never saw anything like you clergymen ... you are always thinking of fig hting each other" After the death of old Dr Grantly, a bitter struggle begins over who will s ucceed him as Bishop of Barchester. And when the decision is finally made t o appoint the evangelical Dr Proudie, rather than the son of the old bishop , Archdeacon Grantly, resentment and suspicion threaten to cause deep divis ions within the diocese. Trollope's masterly depiction of the plotting and back-stabbing that ensues lies at the heart of one of the most vivid and co mic of his Barsetshire novels, peopled by ... View more info

THE EUSTACE DIAMONDS

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 1971

Seller ID: RWARE0000044095

ISBN: 0140430415

Condition: Very Good


The central plot of The Eustace Diamonds (1872) involves the theft and ulti mate discovery of a diamond necklace - the Eustace family heirloom. A splen did sense of the absurd permeates the novel and allows Trollope to examine "truth" in may contexts and at many levels of seriousness. Lizzie's unscrup ulous lies do not prevent her final exposure, and it is, as Stephen Gill sa ys in his Introduction, "this honesty, this clarity of vision that places T rollope with the greatest social novelists of the nineteenth century, with Dickens, Thackeray, and George Eliot." In spite of it... View more info

CAN YOU FORGIVE HER

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group: 1977

Seller ID: RWARE0000044100

ISBN: 0140430865

Condition: Good


Part Two Of Two Parts CAN YOU FORGIVE HER? is the first of the six Palliser novels. In this volum e Trollope examines parliamentary election and marriage, politics and priva cy. He dissects the Victorian upper class. Issues and people shed their pre tenses under his patient, ironic probe. But it is on women and their predicament that Trollope particularly focuses . "What should a woman do with her life?" asks Alice Vavasor. And each woma n, being different and unique, has her own answer, from the uncomfortably m arried Lady Glencora to the coquettish Mrs. Greenow, to Alice's clear-he... View more info

THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

By: Twain, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS UK: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000041454

ISBN: 0007351038

Condition: Very Good


HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential cl assics.'We said there warn't no home like a raft, after all. Other places d o seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don't. You feel mighty free a nd easy and comfortable on a raft.'Huck Finn escapes from his alcoholic fat her by faking his own death and so begins his journey through the Deep Sout h, seeking independence and freedom. On his travels, Huck meets an escaped slave, Jim, who is a wanted man, and together they journey down the Mississ ippi River. Raising the timeless and universal l issues of prejudice,... View more info

AROUND THE MOON

By: Verne, Jules

Price: ¥10,000.00

Publisher: Easton Press: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000009741

Condition: Fine


A highly collectible Easton Press Limited First Edition, bound in black lea ther with gold gilt pattern to front and back boards, and gilt print on spi ne; gilt page edges; and a ribbon placemarker. Introduction by James Gunn. Illustrated by Robert Stone. View more info

THE NEW MACHIAVELLI

By: Wells, H.G.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000038666

ISBN: 0140081984

Condition: Very Good


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