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Dead Souls

Gogol, Nikolai

11,00

'Hey, you with the beard!'A coiffured con man travels across Russia's rural backwaters, buying the souls of dead serfs from their owners to make his fortune, in Gogol's exuberant, bravura masterwork: ..

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ALLEN LANE | 9780241259993 | 2016 | 544 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Endless Steppe

Hautzig, Esther

12,50

THE ENDLESS STEPPE is based on the author's true-life experience. It is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. Esther Rudomin was ten years old when, in 1941, she and her family..

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GRANTA BOOKS | 9780141369044 | 2016 | 288 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Amok

Zweig, Stefan

7,00

On a sweltering ocean-liner travelling from India to Europe a passenger tells his story: the tale of a doctor in the Dutch East Indies torn between his duty and the pull of his emotions; a tale of p..

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PUSHKIN PRESS | 9781782274513 | 2017 | 96 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Burning Secret

Zweig, Stefan

7,00

The Baron, bored on holiday, begins a flirtation with a beautiful woman via her twelve-year-old son. He befriends the child and charms him, all the while attempting to seduce the mother - but he can..

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PUSHKIN PRESS | 9781782274520 | 2018 | 128 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Of All That Ends

Grass, Günter

12,75

The final work of Nobel Prize-winning writer Gunter Grass - a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, and the world. Suddenly, in spite of the trials of old age, and with th..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784703684 | 2017 | 176 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

A Dead Man In Deptford (Vintage Classics)

Burgess, Anthony

13,25

"Legendary intoxication with language and wordplay is very much in evidence as he (Burgess) evokes the raw, freewheeling spirit of the Elizabethan age" (The New York Times)"The story is intensely true..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099541394 | 288 Pág. | LIBRO

The Prose Edda

Sturluson, Snorri

12,65

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GRANTA BOOKS | 9780140447552 | inglés | LIBRO

The Glass Castle

Walls, Jeannette

11,00

Now a major motion picture starring Brie Larson, Naomi Watts and Woody Harrelson.This is a startling memoir of a successful journalist's journey from the deserted and dusty mining towns of the America..

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LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP | 9780349010700 | 2017 | 352 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

The Blue Fairy Book

Lang, Andrew

22,00

The first of 12 volumes of fairy tales collected by renowned folklorist Andrew Lang, The Blue Fairy Book has introduced children for more than a century to such timeless stories as "Hansel and Gretel,..

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BARNES & NOBLE BOOKS | 9781435162174 | 2017 | 440 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Tales of Norse Mythology

Guerber, Helen A

38,25

Scandinavians of the Viking Age explored the mysteries of life through their sagas. Folklorist Helen Adeline Guerber brings to life the gods and goddesses, giants and dwarves, and warriors and monst..

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BARNES & NOBLE BOOKS | 9781435164987 | 2017 | 480 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Hans Christian Andersen : Classic Fairy Tales

Andersen, Hans Christian

37,50

Hans Christian Andersen is one of the world's most popular storytellers, and his fairy tales are among the best-loved works of literature. Hans Christian Andersen: Classic Fairy Tales collects 100 of ..

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BARNES & NOBLE BOOKS | 9781435158122 | 2015 | 712 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets - Illustrated Edition

Rowling, J. K.

29,20

Seeing Jim Kay's illustrations moved me profoundly. I love his interpretation of Harry Potter's world, and I feel honoured and grateful that he has lent his talent to it (J.K. Rowling)Kay's illustrat..

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9781408845653 | 2016 | 272 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

What I Loved

Hustvedt, Siri

12,50

REISSUED AS A SCEPTRE 30TH CLASSIC, with a new afterword by the authorIn 1975 art historian Leo Hertzberg discovers an extraordinary painting by an unknown artist in a New York gallery. He buys the wo..

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ARNOLD/HODDER & STOUGHTON | 9781473639058 | 384 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Golden House

Rushdie, Salman

21,25

When powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysterious circumstances, he and his three adult children assume new identities and reinvent themselves as Roman emperors li..

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RANDOM HOUSE UK | 9781787330153 | 2017 | 384 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

My Absolute Darling

Tallent, Gabriel

13,00

`The year's must read novel' The Times `One of the most important books you'll pick up this decade' Harper's Bazaar `An outstanding book that could be this year's A Little Life' Guardian `For once, be..

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HARPER COLLINS | 9780008185220 | 2017 | 432 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Rebecca (Virago Modern Classics)

du Maurier, Daphne

11,00

One of the most influential novels of the twentieth century, Rebecca has woven its way into the fabric of our culture with all the troubling power of myth or dream. A stunning book (Sarah Waters)Addic..

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ABACUS | 9780349006574 | 432 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

A Week in December

Faulks, Sebastian

11,00

"Richly entertaining and highly rewarding" (Evening Standard)"During times of momentous change, men of letters are driven to produce works that fictionalise the state of the nation, linking individual..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099458289 | 2010 | 400 Pág. | LIBRO

The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry (Penguin Modern Classics)

12,50

Reflecting the voices of poets, soldiers, the families they left behind and their comrades who would never return, The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry, previously published as In Flanders Field..

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GRANTA BOOKS | 9780141181905 | 2006 | 448 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Don Quixote

de Cervantes, Miguel

12,90

Widely regarded as one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote de La Mancha and his faithfu..

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PAN MACMILLAN | 9781509844760 | 2017 | 1032 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

The Handmaid's Tale

Atwood, Margaret

12,00

"Compulsively readable" (Daily Telegraph)"Out of a narrative shadowed by terror, gleam sharp perceptions, brilliant intense images and sardonic wit" (Peter Kemp Independent)"The Handmaid's Tale is bot..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784871444 | 2016 | 512 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Sense of an Ending

Barnes, Julian

11,40

"A masterpiece... I would urge you to read - and re-read - The Sense of an Ending" (Daily Telegraph)"Mesmerising... the concluding scenes grip like a thriller - a whodunit of memory and morality" (Ind..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099564973 | 2012 | 160 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

The Sympathizer

Nguyen, Viet Thanh

12,75

[A] remarkable debut novel ... His book fills a void in the literature, giving voice to the previously voiceless ... An absurdist tour de force that might have been written by a Kafka or Genet (New Yo..

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9781472151360 | 2016 | 384 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

A Room of One's Own

Woolf, Virginia

11,75

In this extraordinary essay, Virginia Woolf examines the limitations of womanhood in the early twentieth century. With the startling prose and poetic licence of a novelist, she makes a bid for freed..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843183 | 2017 | 152 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Best Short Stories

Maugham, W. Somerset

13,25

Reading the stories of Somerset Maugham is rather like curling up and up listening to the delicious, risque tales of an old, dear and rather wicked friend. You turn the pages and enter a magical wor..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843992 | 2017 | 416 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Winds of the Night

Sales, Joan

21,25

"Perhaps the worst thing about war is the peace that follows . . ."Winds of the Night is the follow-up, published almost thirty years later, to Joan Sales' acclaimed masterwork of the Spanish Civil Wa..

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QUERCUS PLC | 9780857056160 | 2017 | 256 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Weights and Mesures

Roth, Joseph

13,25

'Every man had not only a weak spot but also a criminal one'At his wife's insistence, upstanding citizen and artillery officer Anselm Eibenschutz leaves his beloved Austro-Hungarian army and takes up ..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780241307441 | 2017 | 112 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

4 3 2 1

Auster, Paul

9,65

On March 3rd, 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson's life will take four simultaneous paths. Four Fergusons will g..

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FABER & FABER | 9780571324644 | 2017 | 1088 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

To The Lighthouse

Woolf, Virginia

13,25

To the Lighthouse, considered by many to be Virginia Woolf's finest novel, is a remarkably original work, showing the thoughts and actions of the members of a family and their guests on two separate o..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509844548 | 2017 | 248 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Orlando

Woolf, Virginia

13,25

Orlando is a young Elizabethan nobleman whose wealth and status afford him an extravagant lifestyle. Appointed ambassador in Constantinople, he wakes one morning to find he is a woman. Unperturbed by ..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509841875 | 2017 | 279 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Mrs Dalloway

Woolf, Virginia

13,25

On a perfect June morning, Clarissa Dalloway - fashionable, worldly, wealthy, an accomplished hostess - sets off to buy flowers for the party she will host that evening. She is preoccupied with thou..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843312 | 2017 | 224 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Gulliver's Travels

Swift, Jonathan

13,25

The misadventures of Lemuel Gulliver certainly are extraordinary. First he is shipwrecked in a strange land, and finds himself a prisoner of the tiny inhabitants of Lilliput. Then he washes up in Brob..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843213 | 2017 | 408 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

The Railway Children

Nesbit, E.

11,75

Peter, Phyllis and Roberta's lives change overnight when their father is taken away by two strangers. They move from the comfort of their London home to a small country cottage, and are left to their ..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843169 | 2017 | 280 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Lady Chatterley's Lover

Lawrence, D.H.

13,25

Connie's unhappy marriage to Clifford Chatterley is one scarred by mutual frustration and alienation. Crippled from wartime action, Clifford is confined to a wheelchair, while Connie's solitary, steri..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843190 | 2017 | 432 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

The riddle of the Sands

Childers, Erskine

13,25

One of the first great spy novels, The Riddle of the Sands is set during the long, suspicious years leading up to the First World War. In spite of good prospects in the Foreign Office, sardonic civil ..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509843152 | 2017 | 400 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

To the Lighthouse

Woolf, Virginia

7,25

When Mrs Ramsay tells her guests at her summer house on the Isle of Skye that they will be able to visit the nearby lighthouse the following day, little does she know that this trip will only be compl..

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ALMA BOOKS | 9781847496577 | 2017 | 240 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Secrets of a Happy Marriage

Kelly, Cathy

11,75

Wise, warm, compassionate and full of characters I loved ... it's like having a great gossip with your best friends (Marian Keyes)Entertaining, moving and vivid as a screenplay (Irish Independent)An u..

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ORION | 9781409153696 | 2017 | 426 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Sleeping Murder (Miss Marple)

Christie, Agatha

9,76

  A puzzle that is tortuous, surprising and finally satisfying.? Sunday Express Miss Marple is spry, shrewd and compassionate.? Sunday Telegraph The owner of a seaside villa is plagued by strange fee..

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HARPER COLLINS | 9780008196639 | 256 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Gulliver's Travels

Swift, Jonathan

8,00

A wickedly clever satire uses comic inversions to offer telling insights into the nature of man and society, the Penguin Classics edition of Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels is edited with an intro..

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PENGUIN CLÁSICOS | 9780141439495 | 2008 | 336 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Hag-seed

Atwood, Margaret

13,25

LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2017 Selected as a Book of the Year - Observer, Sunday Times, Times, Guardian, i magazine Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of t..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9780099594024 | 2017 | 320 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Refugee Boy

Zephaniah, Benjamin

9,80

Acclaimed performance poet and novelist Benjamin Zephaniah's honest, wry and poignant story of a young refugee left in London is of even more power and pertinence today than when it was first publishe..

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9781408894996 | 304 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents

Alvarez, Julia

12,70

'Simply wonderful writing, and there's a good deal of it in this debut novel by a lively and gifted author' Los Angeles Times 'Compelling ... a classic tale of immigration ... warm and honest' Elle ..

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9780747572657 | 320 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

A Thousand Years of Good Prayers

Li, Yiyun

12,50

?Li?s writing is beautifully spare and controlled.? The Times'Yiyun's confidence as a storyteller lends her fiction a traditional air, but there's nothing old fashioned about her perspective?When I've..

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HARPER COLLINS | 9780007196630 | 254 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Of All That Ends

Günter Grass Breon Mitchell

15,70

"As subtle and as delicate as the many feathers depicted through its pages, Of All That Ends is a glorious gift, a final salute true to the singular creativity of the most human, and humane, of artist..

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9781910701812 | 176 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

The Underground Railroad

Whitehead, Colson

10,00

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2017NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER 2016AMAZON.COM #1 BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR SHORTLISTED FOR THE AR..

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LITTLE BROWN | 9780708898406 | 2017 | 400 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Sense and Sensibility

Austen, Jane

13,25

Two sisters of opposing temperament but who share the pangs of tragic love provide the subjects for Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility. Elinor, practical and conventional, the epitome of sense, desir..

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PAN MACMILLAN | 9781909621695 | 2016 | 464 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Sanditon, Lady Susan, & the History of England : The Juvenilia and Shorter Works of Jane Austen

Austen, Jane

13,25

Sanditon, Lady Susan, & The History of England: The Juvenilia and Shorter Works of Jane Austen is a rare collection is a must for all Jane-ites, representing what Richard Church regarded as Jane Auste..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781909621688 | 2016 | 504 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Pride and Prejudice

Austen, Jane

17,25

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, ta..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141040349 | 2011 | 480 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Pride and Prejudice

Austen, Jane

13,25

A tour de force of wit and sparkling dialogue, Pride and Prejudice shows how the headstrong Elizabeth Bennet and the aristocratic Mr Darcy must have their pride humbled and their prejudices dissolved ..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781909621657 | 2016 | 496 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Northanger Abbey

Austen, Jane

13,25

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 wor..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781909621671 | 2016 | 304 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Atlas Shrugged

Rand, Ayn

16,01

A towering philosophical novel that is the summation of her Objectivist philosophy, Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged is the saga of the enigmatic John Galt, and his ambitious plan to 'stop the motor of the w..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141188935 | 2007 | 1184 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Moon Tiger

Lively, Penelope

13,64

Winner of the Booker Prize, Penelope Lively's Moon Tiger is the tale of a historian confronting her own, personal history, unearthing the passions and pains that have defined her life. This Penguin Mo..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141188317 | 2009 | 224 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Haunting of Hill House

Jackson, Shirley

12,30

The best-known of Shirley Jackson's novels, and the inspiration for writers such as Neil Gaiman and Stephen King, The Haunting of Hill House is a chilling story of the power of fear. 'Shirley Jackson'..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141191447 | 2009 | 256 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Babette's Feast and Other Stories

Dinesen, Isak

12,95

These five rich, witty and magical stories from the author of Out of Africa include one of her most well known tales, 'Babette's Feast', which was made into the classic film. It tells the story of a..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141393766 | 2013 | 256 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Love in a Fallen City

Eileen Chang

16,01

Eileen Chang is one of the great writers of twentieth-century China, where she enjoys a passionate following both on the mainland and in Taiwan. At the heart of Chang's achievement is her short fictio..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141189369 | 2009 | 352 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Hearing Trumpet

Carrington, Leonora

14,50

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALI SMITHA classic of fantastic literature, Leonora Carrington's The Hearing Trumpet is the occult twin to Alice in Wonderland, published with an introduction by Ali Smith in P..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780141187990 | 2010 | 176 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Low Voices

Rivas, Manuel

14,75

Manuel is growing up in Franco's Spain. He adores his elder sister, Maria, and they are watched over by their mother, who enjoys reciting poetry, and their father, a construction worker with vertigo. ..

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RANDOM HOUSE UK | 9780099597438 | 2017 | 176 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

On the Edge

Chirbes, Rafael

13,64

The acclaimed novel of Spain's economic crisis - a timely masterpiece. Under a weak winter sun in small-town Spain, a man discovers a rotting corpse in a marsh. It's a despairing town filled with half..

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RANDOM HOUSE UK | 9780099593171 | 2017 | 432 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

The Spy

Coelho, Paulo

10,25

'Beautifully written and gripping'. Sunday Mirror When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless. Soon she was feted as the most elegant woman in the city. A dancer who shocked and delighted audien..

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RANDOM HOUSE UK | 9781784756796 | 2017 | 208 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

A Horse Walks into a bar

Grossman, David

12,00

WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 The setting is a comedy club in a small Israeli town. An audience that has come expecting an evening of amusement instead sees a comedian falling apar..

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9781784704223 | 2017 | 208 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Sisters (Vintage Minis)

Alcott, Louisa May

5,00

"Six generations of readers have found in the story of the March family universal truths about girls, families and growing up" (Guardian)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is publishing a..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872755 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Psychedelics (Vintage Minis)

Huxley, Aldous

5,00

"Concise, evocative, wise and, above all, humane, The Doors of Perception is a masterpiece" (Sunday Times)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is publishing a collection of easily digestibl..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872748 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Liberty (Vintage Minis)

Woolf, Virginia

5,00

"One realises afresh the full meaning of originality, the magic of the mind which plays around concrete facts as though they were all spirit. And when it is finished it is with a renewed sense of zest..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872717 | 2017 | inglés | LIBRO

Home (Vintage Minis)

Rushdie, Salman

5,00

"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is publishing a collection of easily digestible books from the world?s most celebrated writers on the experiences that make us human? They look good and..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872687 | 2017 | inglés | LIBRO

Fatherhood (Vintage Minis)

Knausgaard, Karl Ove

5,00

"A stunningly eloquent set of reflections on masculinity, domesticity and the artist's itch to escape" (Independent)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is publishing a collection of easily..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872663 | 2017 | inglés | LIBRO

Depression (Vintage Minis)

Styron, William

5,00

"As short as a hangman's rope and nearly as arresting - an essay of great gravity and resonance. Never has Styron used so few words so effectively" (Newsweek)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced th..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872618 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Race (Vintage Minis)

Morrison, Toni

5,00

"Toni Morrison makes me believe in God. She makes me believe in a divine being, because luck and genetics don?t seem to come close to explaining her" (Guardian)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced ..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872779 | 2017 | 131 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Love (Vintage Minis)

Winterson, Jeanette

5,00

"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is publishing a collection of easily digestible books from the world?s most celebrated writers on the experiences that make us human? They look good and..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872724 | 2017 | inglés | LIBRO

Desire (Vintage Minis)

Murakami, Haruki

4,80

"How does Murakami manage to make poetry while writing of contemporary life and emotions? I am weak-kneed with admiration" (Independent on Sunday)"Imagine our joy when Vintage announced that it is pub..

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VINTAGE BOOKS | 9781784872632 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Goth Girl And The Ghost Of A Mouse

Riddell, Chris

9,00

Chris Riddell's Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse is the beautifully illustrated winner of the Costa Children's Book Award. Ada Goth is the only child of Lord Goth. The two live together in the enorm..

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PAN MACMILLAN | 9781447201748 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Release

Ness, Patrick

14,00

The most personal and tender novel yet from Patrick Ness, the twice Carnegie Medal-winning author of A Monster Calls. The most personal and tender novel yet from Patrick Ness, the twice Carnegie Medal..

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WALKER BOOKS | 9781406331172 | 288 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

The Sellout

Beatty, Paul

11,50

'Outrageous, hilarious and profound.' Simon Schama, Financial Times 'The longer you stare at Beatty's pages, the smarter you'll get.' Guardian 'The most badass first 100 pages of an American novel I'v..

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ONEWORLD PUBLICATIONS | 9781786071460 | 2017 | 304 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Catholicism: A Very Short Introduction

O'Collins, Gerald

10,00

Despite a long history of external threats and internal strife, the Roman Catholic Church remains a vast and influential presence in our modern world. But what were its origins, and how has it changed..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198796855 | 2017 | 168 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Oceans: A Very Short Introduction

Stow, Dorrik

10,00

The importance of the oceans to life on Earth cannot be overstated. Liquid water covers more than 70% of our planet's surface and, in past geological time, has spread over 85%. Life on Earth began in ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199655076 | 2017 | 207 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Jewish history: A Very Short Introduction

Myers, David N

10,00

How have the Jews survived? For millennia, they have defied odds by overcoming the travails of exile, persecution, and recurring plans for their annihilation. Many have attempted to explain this singu..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199730988 | 2017 | 168 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Multilingualism

Maher, John C

10,00

The languages of the world can be seen and heard in cities and towns, forests and isolated settlements, as well as on the internet and in international organizations like the UN or the EU. How did t..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198724995 | 2017 | 168 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Navigation: A Short Introduction

Bennett, Jim

10,00

From the Bronze Age mariners of the Mediterranean to contemporary sailors using satellite-based technologies, the history of navigation at sea, the art of finding a position and setting a course, is f..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198733713 | 2017 | 152 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Animal Behaviour: A Short Introduction

Wyatt, Tristam D

9,90

How animals behave is crucial to their survival and reproduction. The application of new molecular tools such as DNA fingerprinting and genomics is causing a revolution in the study of animal behaviou..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198712152 | 2017 | 168 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Voltaire: A Very Short Introduction

Cronk, Nicholas

10,00

Voltaire (1694-1778), best remembered as the author of Candide, is one of the central actors — arguably the defining personality — of the European Enlightenment. In this Very Short Introduction, N..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199688357 | 2017 | 176 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Gravity: A Very Short Introduction

Clifton, Timothy

10,00

Gravity is one of the four fundamental interactions that exist in nature. It also has the distinction of being the oldest, weakest, and most difficult force to quantize. Understanding gravity is not o..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198729143 | 2017 | 120 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Asian American History: A Very Short Introduction

Hsu, Madeline Y.

9,80

Asians have migrated to North America for centuries, in search of opportunities and conveyed by increasingly dense, international circuits of trade, labor markets, and family networks. Drawn by the ri..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780190219765 | 2017 | 184 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Translation: A Very Short Introduction

Reynolds, Matthew

10,00

Translation is everywhere, and matters to everybody. Translation doesn't only give us foreign news, dubbed films and instructions for using the microwave: without it, there would be no world religions..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198712114 | 2016 | 160 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Sikhism: A Very Short Introduction

Nesbitt, Eleanor

10,00

The Sikh religion has a following of over 20 million people worldwide. However,events such as the verbal and physical attacks on Sikhs just after September 11, where Sikhs were being mistaken for Musl..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198745570 | 2017 | 176 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Shakespeare's Tragedies: A Very Short Introduction

Wells, Stanley

10,00

Tragedy, including grief, pain and suffering, is a common theme in Shakespeare's plays, often leading to the death of at least one character, if not several. Yet such themes can also be found in Shake..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198785293 | 2017 | 152 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

Stewart, Ian

10,00

Infinity is an intriguing topic, with connections to religion, philosophy, metaphysics, logic, and physics as well as mathematics. Its history goes back to ancient times, with especially important con..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198755234 | 2017 | 160 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Nutshell

McEwan, Ian

9,55

"An astonishing act of literary ventriloquism unlike any in recent literature. A bravura performance, it is the finest recent work from a true master… Told from a perspective unlike any other, Nutsh..

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RANDOM HOUSE UK | 9781784705121 | 2017 | 199 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Les Misérables (Macmillan Collector's Library)

Hugo, Victor

14,50

"Hugo's genius was for the creation of simple and recognizable myth. The huge success of "Les Miserables "as a didactic work on behalf of the poor and oppressed is due to his poetic and myth-enlarged ..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781909621497 | 2016 | 472 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

English Fairy Tales (Macmillan Collector's Library)

F. A. Steel

14,50

Fairy tales are written both to entertain and to educate. Published in the shadow of the First World War, F. A. Steel's retellings of forty-one English fairy tales form a classic collection of stories..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781909621466 | 2016 | 320 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Chasing Darkness

Crais, Robert

12,00

Three years ago Elvis Cole's actions may have freed a killer. Now three more young women are dead...It is fire season, and the hills of Los Angeles are burning. As the Police and Fire Departments evac..

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ORION | 9780752882833 | LIBRO

Swing Time

Smith, Zadie

10,90

'Smith's finest. Extraordinary, truly marvellous' Observer   'Superb' Financial Times 'Breathtaking' TLS 'Pitch-perfect' Daily Telegraph'A tale of two girls who meet in a West London dance class.....

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PENGUIN BOOKS | 9780241980262 | 464 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Solitude: A Novel of Catalonia

Català, Víctor / Albert i Paradís, Caterina / Rosenthal, David H.

12,30

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9780930523923 | 1992 | 224 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Frankenstein (Macmillan Collector's Library)

Wollstonecraft Shelley, Mary

11,75

Frankenstein is the most famous novel by Mary Shelley: a dark parable of science misused. Victor Frankenstein, a brilliant but wayward scientist, builds a human from dead flesh. Horrified at what he h..

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COLLECTOR'S LIBRARY | 9781509827756 | 2017 | 1 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

The Odyssey

Homer

21,50

'Tell me, Muse, of the man of many turns, who was driven far and wide after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy' Twenty years after setting out to fight in the Trojan War, Odysseus is yet to return ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199669103 | 2017 | 384 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Gothic Tales

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

19,00

'There was a rumour, too, that he was a devil-worshipper, or something of that sort, and also that he had the evil eye...' Arthur Conan Doyle was the greatest genre writer Britain has ever produced. T..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198734291 | 2017 | 592 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Selected Letters

Austen, Jane

10,00

'Little Matters they are to be sure, but highly important.' Letter-writing was something of an addiction for young women of Jane Austen's time and social position, and Austen's letters have a freedom ..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199538430 | 2009 | 352 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

The Classic Horror Stories

Lovecraft, H.P.

11,40

'Loathsomeness waits and dreams in the deep, and decay spreads over the tottering cities of men. A time will come - but I must not and cannot think!' H. P. Lovecraft (1890-1937) was a reclusive scribb..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198759492 | 2017 | 528 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

A Memoir of Jane Austen and Other Family Recollections

Austen-leigh, J. E.

11,00

'I doubt whether it would be possible to mention any author of note, whose personal obscurity was so complete.' James Edward Austen-Leigh's Memoir of his aunt Jane Austen was published in 1870, over f..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199540778 | 2008 | 352 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Teenage writings

Austen, Jane

11,40

'Jane Austen practising' Virginia Woolf Three notebooks of Jane Austen's teenage writings survive. The earliest pieces probably date from 1786 or 1787, around the time that Jane, aged 11 or 12, and he..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198737452 | 2017 | 400 Pág. | Paperback | inglés | LIBRO

Eskapaden. Der achte Fall für Bruno, Chef de police

Walker, Martín

14,30

Das Périgord ist das gastronomische Herzland Frankreichs - neuerdings auch wegen seiner aus historischen Rebsorten gekelterten Weine. Doch die Cuvée Éléonore, mit der die weitverzweigte Familie d..

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DIOGENES VERLAG | 9783257243949 | LIBRO

A Storm of Swords: Steel and Snow (A Song of Ice and Fire 3 Part 1)

Martin, George R. R.

12,95

?Colossal, staggering? Martin captures all the intoxicating complexity of the Wars of the Roses or Imperial Rome in his imaginary world ? one of the greats of fantasy literature?SFX?This is one of tho..

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HARPER COLLINS | 9780007447848 | 2011 | 688 Pág. | inglés | LIBRO

Uncertain Glory

Sales, Joan

13,00

Magnificent . . . Peter Bush and MacLehose Press have done a great service in reviving this Catalan classic (Maya Jaggi Guardian)Wonderfully readable . . . Uncertain Glory is a major novel that expres..

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QUERCUS PLC | 9780857051530 | 2016 | inglés | LIBRO

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