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Leaves of Grass
The Floating Press (1900)
£4.85

Leaves of Grass is a collection of poems by Walt Whitman originally published in 1855 at the...

Peak
HMH Books (2008)
£7.79

The emotional, tension-filled story of a fourteen-year-old boy's attempt to be the youngest person...

The Innocents Abroad: Or The New Pilgrims' Progress

The Innocents Abroad

Or The New Pilgrims' Progress

The Floating Press (2011)
£3.26

Known as one of American literature's finest humor writers, Mark Twain took on the travel genre...

Mark Twain’s Helpful Hints for Good Living: A Handbook for the Damned Human Race

Mark Twain’s Helpful Hints for Good Living

A Handbook for the Damned Human Race

Mark Twain, Lin Salamo and 2 more...

Irreverent, charming, eminently quotable, this handbook—an eccentric etiquette guide for the human...

Buried Child
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
£12.38

A newly revised edition of an American classic, Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize—winning Buried Child ...

The Greatest Salesman in the World, Part II: The End of the Story
Random House Publishing Group (2011)
£6.80

“The most important book of our generation . . . A flawless, priceless masterpiece.”—Denis Waitley,...

The Cambridge Companion to Edgar Allan Poe
Cambridge University Press (2002)
£19.50

Examines Poe's major writings in a variety of literary, cultural and political contexts.

All in the Timing: Fourteen Plays

All in the Timing

Fourteen Plays

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
£14.45

The world according to David Ives is a very add place, and his plays constitute a virtual stress...

Roughing It
The Floating Press (2010)
£3.26

Books such as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn have firmly...

Civil Disobedience
The Floating Press (2008)
£3.22

Thoreau wrote Civil Disobedience in 1849. It argues the superiority of the individual conscience...