Macmillan

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Артур Конан Дойл: The Best of Sherlock Holmes


The Best of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twenty of the very best tales from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fifty-six short stories featuring the arch sleuth ➤ подробнее about Артур Конан Дойл: The Best of Sherlock Holmes.

The Jungle Book


Meet the human boy Mowgli, the sleek panther Bagheera, the sleepy brown bear Baloo, and the conniving tiger Shere Khan in one of the worlds best-loved books ➤ подробнее about Kipling R.: The Jungle Book.

Little Women


This Macmillan Collector's Library edition includes the sequel, Good Wives, which picks up the girls' stories three years on, and features an afterword by publisher Anna South.Recognized as one of the best-loved classic children's stories of all time, Little Women by Louisa May Alcott is an utterly ➤ подробнее about Alcott L.M.: Little Women

Macbeth


Dark and violent, Macbeth is also the most theatrically spectacular of Shakespeares tragedies. Promised a golden future as ruler of Scotland by three sinister witches, Macbeth murders the king to ensure his ambitions are realized ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: Macbeth.

Sense and Sensibility


Two sisters of opposing temperament but who share the pangs of tragic love provide the subjects for Jane Austens Sense and Sensibility. Elinor, practical and conventional, the epitome of sense, desires a man who is promised to another woman ➤ подробнее about Austen J.: Sense and Sensibility.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


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William Shakespeare: Henry V


Edited, introduced and annotated by Cedric Watts, Research Professor of English Literature, University of Sussex. The Wordsworth Classics' Shakespeare Series, with Henry V as its inaugral volume, presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare's works ➤ подробнее about William Shakespeare: Henry V.

Arthur Doyle: A Study in Scarlet & the Sign of the Four


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Crime and Punishment


This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition of Crime and Punishment is translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett, with an afterword by Oliver Francis.A towering classic of Russian literature, Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment is a compelling story of a brutal double murder an ➤ подробнее about Достоевский Ф.: Crime and Punishmentd

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass


Its a warm summers afternoon when young Alice first tumbles down the rabbit hole and into the adventures in Wonderland that have kept readers spellbound for more than 150 years ➤ подробнее about Carroll L.: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass.

Peter Pan


J. M. Barries Peter Pan is a thrilling adventure for all ages - the story of the boy who refuses to grow up is a tale that never gets old ➤ подробнее about Barrie J.: Peter Pan.

The Time Machine


This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition of The Time Machine features an introduction by Dr Mark Bould.In The Time Machine by H. G ➤ подробнее about Wells H.G.: The Time Machine.

Sherlock Holmes: The Dark Mysteries


In Sherlock Holmes: The Dark Mysteries, Sherlock Holmes expert David Stuart Davies has selected the cases of the great detective that best reflect Sir Arthur Conan Doyles deep interest in the supernatural ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: Sherlock Holmes: The Dark Mysteries.

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes


Sherlock Holmes is back on the case in this collection of sparkling short stories, in which we learn about Holmes early days as a sleuth, encounter a seemingly murderous widow, and meet the great detectives brother, Mycroft, for the first time ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.

The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes


The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes contains Sir Arthur Conan Doyles final twelve stories about his great fictional detective ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes.

The Sonnets


The Sonnets of William Shakespeare, a cycle of 154 linked poems, were first published in 1609. Filled with ideas about love, beauty and mortality, the sonnets are written in the same beautiful and innovative language that we have come to know from Shakespeares plays ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: The Sonnets.

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame


Rejected by fifteenth-century Parisian society, the hideously deformed bell-ringer Quasimodo believes he is safe under the watchful eye of his master, the Archdeacon Claude Frollo ➤ подробнее about Hugo Victor: The Hunchback of Notre-Dame.

Mansfield Park


Aged ten, Fanny Price is sent to live with her wealthier relations, the Bertrams, at Mansfield Park. However, life there is not as she imagined. Treated with disdain by three of her cousins, she finds her only comfort in the kindness of the fourth, Edmund ➤ подробнее about Austen J.: Mansfield Park.

The Merchant of Venice


The Merchant of Venice is most associated not with its titular hero, Antonio, but with the complex, unforgettable figure of the money-lender, Shylock ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: The Merchant of Venice.

The Taming of the Shrew


Controversial and sexually charged, The Taming of the Shrew is possibly Shakespeares first play, and certainly among the most performed. Is it an examination of brute male domination or a passionate love story with a powerful moral message ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: The Taming of the Shrew?

Complete Ghost Stories


This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition features an afterword by author and playwright David Stuart Davies.The art of telling a ghost story is a refined one, and Montague Rhodes James was a master of the genre ➤ подробнее about James M.R.: Complete Ghost Stories.

The Hound of the Baskervilles & The Valley of Fear


Supernatural hounds, a family curse, a mysterious cipher and the return of a deadly enemy. Sherlock Holmes will have to utilize every skill he has to solve the two classic mysteries collected here ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: The Hound of the Baskervilles & The Valley of Fear.

Just So Stories


These twelve magical tales tell, among other things, how the camel got his hump; the leopard his spots; the elephant his trunk; how the alphabet was made; and how a butterfly caused mayhem at the court of King Solomon ➤ подробнее about Kipling R.: Just So Stories.

King Lear


In this thrilling and hugely influential tragedy, ageing King Lear makes a capricious decision to divide his realm between his three daughters according to the love they express for him ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: King Lear.

Twelfth Night


Separated from her twin brother Sebastian after a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a boy to serve the Duke of Illyria. Wooing a countess on his behalf, she is stunned to find herself the object of his beloveds affections ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: Twelfth Night.

The Secret Garden


This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition of The Secret Garden features an afterword by publisher Anna South.When Mary Lennox is orphaned she is sent from her home in India to live with her uncle at Misselthwaite Manor on the Yorkshire Moors ➤ подробнее about Burnett F.H.: The Secret Garden.

Northanger Abbey


Broadly comedic and brilliantly postmodern in its lampooning of a genre, the Jane Austen classic Northanger Abbey tells the story of Catherine Morland, a naive young woman whose perceptions of the world around her are greatly influenced by the romantic gothic novels to which she is addicted ➤ подробнее about Austen J.: Northanger Abbey.

Persuasion


Jane Austens final novel is her most mature and wickedly satirical. It follows the story of Anne Elliott, who as a teenager, was engaged to a seemingly ideal man, Frederick Wentworth ➤ подробнее about Austen J.: Persuasion.

Othello


The Moor of Venice.Othello is an intense drama of love, deception, jealousy and destruction. Desdemonas love for her husband Othello, the Moor, transcends racial prejudice; but his trusted ensign, the envious Iago, conspires to devastate their lives ➤ подробнее about Shakespeare W.: Othello.

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man


With an Introduction and Notes by Dr. Jacqueline Belanger, University of Cardiff A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man represents the transitional stage between the realism of Joyce's Dubliners and the symbolism of Ulysses, and is essential to the understanding of the later work. ➤ подробнее about James Joyce: Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man

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