Captive and The Fugitive In Search of Lost Time, Volume 5
ISBN: HB: 9780300186215, Yale University Press, February 2023
784 pp., 23.4x19 cm, 3 black&white illus.
An authoritative new edition of Marcel Proust's "The Captive and The Fugitive", published together as the fifth volume of the "In Search of Lost Time" series. Marcel Proust's monumental seven-part novel "In Search of Lost Time" is considered by many...
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Scene of the Crime A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300265934, Yale University Press, February 2023
168 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm, 1 black&white illus.
A haunting novel that probes the enigmas of time and memory, by Nobel Prize-winning author Patrick Modiano Nobel Prize-winning author Patrick Modiano revisits the places and events in his acclaimed semi-autobiographical novella Suspended Sentences:...
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Sensitive Person A Novel
ISBN: PB: 9780300247220, Yale University Press, January 2023
384 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm
A brutally funny, carnivalesque novel about love, death, and survival, from the Czech Republic's greatest living author. Tab, an itinerant Czech actor, travels around Europe on the theater circuit with his partner, Sońa, and their two young sons, at...
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Castle of Otranto
ISBN: PB: 9781915054906, Legend Times Group, Legend Press, December 2022
200 pp., 19.8x12.9 cm
"He was persuaded he could know no happiness but in the society of one with whom he could for ever indulge the melancholy that had taken possession of his soul". "The Castle of Otranto" is a macabre tale that revolves around a haunted castle. Manfre...
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Prince
ISBN: PB: 9781915054821, Legend Times Group, Hero, December 2022
240 pp., 19.8x12.9 cm
"Everyone sees what you appear to be, few experience what you really are". "The Prince" is generally labelled as a cynical and overly pragmatic account of gaining and retaining political power. It is a significant deviation from the righteous medita...
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Barefoot Doctor A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300259636, Yale University Press, November 2022
272 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm
A profound, poignant story of a village healer and her community, from one of the world's great contemporary novelists. In rural Yun Village, herbalist Mrs. Yi lives with her husband in a cottage at the foot of Niulan Mountain, where she gathers he...
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Valiant Little Tailor A Novel
ISBN: PB: 9780300253191, Yale University Press, November 2022
200 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm
The classic Grimms' fairy tale of the valiant little tailor, as you've never read it before. Once upon a time, there lived a valiant little tailor who killed seven flies with one blow – but who is this narrator who has abruptly inserted himself into...
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Happy Prince & Other Tales by Oscar Wilde
ISBN: HB: 9781851245994, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2022
96 pp., 22.8x17 cm, 12 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
Oscar Wilde's children's stories explore timeless themes of good and evil, freedom and responsibility, love and death, beauty and self-sacrifice. Featuring princesses, ogres and talking animals, the questions they pose are as pertinent now as they we...
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Blue-Skinned Gods
ISBN: PB: 9781915054326, ISBN: HB: 9781789559057, Legend Times Group, Legend Press, October 2022
288 pp., 19.8x12.9 cm
In Tamil Nadu, India, a boy named Kalki is born with blue skin. He believes that he is the Hindu god Vishnu and that he can perform miracles. The truth, however, is much darker... As Kalki struggles to extract himself from under the thumb of his con...
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Noonday Dark
ISBN: PB: 9781915054333, Legend Times Group, Legend Press, October 2022
288 pp., 19.8x12.9 cm
She knew it wasn't a suicide... but can she prove it? Dr. Annick Boudreau is shaken when the Vancouver Police inform her that her patient, Danielle, has disappeared. A suicide note is proof enough for police to declare her missing, presumed dead. Bu...
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