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The Flowers of Evil
US$3.47

One of the most influential volumes of poetry of the nineteenth century, Charles Baudelaire's...

Beckett: Waiting for Godot
US$19.99

This 2004 volume offers a comprehensive critical study of Beckett's most renowned dramatic work,...

Apology for Raymond Sebond

Under the pretense of defending an obscure treatise by a Catalan theologian, Sebond, Montaigne...

Essays
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Considered the inventor of the essay itself, Michel de Montaigne published Essays (Essais, literally...

The Comedies of Machiavelli: The Woman from Andros; The Mandrake; Clizia

The Comedies of Machiavelli

The Woman from Andros; The Mandrake; Clizia

This bilingual edition includes all three examples of Machiavelli's comedic art: sparkling...

The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Volume 1: Inferno
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This is the first volume of a new prose translation of Dante's epic - the first in twenty-five...

The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays
OUP Oxford (2001)
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A unique collection of Moliere's four greatest verse comedies in new translation: The Misanthrope,...

Merlin and the Grail: Joseph of Arimathea, Merlin, Perceval: The Trilogy of Arthurian Prose Romances attributed to Robert de Boron

Merlin and the Grail

Joseph of Arimathea, Merlin, Perceval: The Trilogy of Arthurian Prose Romances attributed to Robert de Boron

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This trilogy establishes a provenance for the Holy Grail and, through the figure of Merlin, links...

The Divine Comedy: Volume 1: Inferno
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An invaluable source of pleasure to those English readers who wish to read this great medieval...

Candide: and Related Texts

Candide

and Related Texts

David Wootton's scalpel-sharp translation of Candide features a brilliant Introduction, a map of...