Christmas Carol (Puffin Classics (Christmas Books)

CHRISTMAS CAROL (PUFFIN CLASSICS (CHRISTMAS BOOKS) alone until the "humbug" of Christmas is over. But four ghostly, visitors -- his partner Marley, and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Yet to Come -- show him the error of his ways, and by the time Christmas Day dawns, Scrooge is ready to enjoy it..

Selected Passages (World's Classics)


Alice in Wonderland (Ladybird Classics)

Alice in Wonderland (Ladybird Classics)


Black Beauty (Paperback Classics)

BLACK BEAUTY (PAPERBACK CLASSICS) a spirited young Thoroughbred that captured the hearts of readers throughout Victorian England when it was first published in 1877...

Coasting (Picador Travel Classics Ser )

COASTING (PICADOR TRAVEL CLASSICS SER ) il on a voyage around his native land. He furnished a small boat with books and pictures and took to the sea, making a looping journey around the British Isles.The voyage took him deep into history, his own and his country's and put him in touch with unfashionable figures out of his past...Hillaire ..

The Theory of the Leisure Class (Modern Library Classics)

The Theory of the Leisure Class (Modern Library Classics)

THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASS (MODERN LIBRARY CLASSICS) ginal publication, Thorstein Veblen's work is as fresh and relevant as ever. Veblen's The Theory of the Leisure Class is in the tradition of Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations and Thomas Hobbes's Leviathan, yet it provides a surprisingly contemporary look at American economics and society. Establish..

Why Read the Classics?

Why Read the Classics?

WHY READ THE CLASSICS? imed author of some of this century's most breathtakingly original novels comes this posthumous collection of thirty-six literary essays that will make any fortunate reader view the old classics in a dazzling new light. Learn why Lara, not Zhivago, is the center of Pasternak's masterpiece, Dr. Zh..

The Bad Seed (Vintage Movie Classics)

The Bad Seed                  (Vintage Movie Classics)

THE BAD SEED (VINTAGE MOVIE CLASSICS) 's 1954 classic thriller that's as chilling, intelligent and timely as ever before. This paperback reissue includes a new P.S. section with author interviews, insights, features, suggested reading and more. What happens to ordinary families into whose midst a child serial killer is born? This is ..

The Complete Sonnets and Poems (Oxford World's Classics) [Paperback]

THE COMPLETE SONNETS AND POEMS (OXFORD WORLD'S CLASSICS) [PAPERBACK] ed and modernized edition to bring together Shakespeare's sonnets as well as all his poems (including those attributed to him after his death) in one volume. A full introduction discusses his development as a poet, and how the poems relate to the plays, and detailed notes explain the language and al..

Gooseberries (Little Black Classics, #34)

Gooseberries  (Little Black Classics, #34)

GOOSEBERRIES (LITTLE BLACK CLASSICS, #34) with great relish. "Good God..." 'Gooseberries' is accompanied here by 'The Kiss' and 'The Two Volodyas' - three exquisite depictions of love and loss in nineteenth-century Russia by Chekhov, the great master of the short story form. Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's..