Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Set

Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Set

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From Chinua Achebe to Toni Morrison and Raymond Chandler to Joan Didion, the Everyman’s Library Contemporary Classics set is a collection of the finest literature of our time by award-winning and bestselling writers with new introductions and author chronologies. This set includes one each of the following titles: Animal Farm by George Orwell Beloved by Toni Morrison The Best of Wodehouse by P. G. Wodehouse The Big Sleep; Farewell, My Lovely; The High Window by Raymond Chandler Black Mischief, Scoop, The Loved One, The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold by Evelyn Waugh The Bookshop, The Gate of Angels, The Blue Flower by Penelope Fitzgerald The Border Trilogy by Cormac McCarthy Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh The Cairo Trilogy by Naguib Mahfouz Carried Away by Alice Munro The Castle by Franz Kafka Catch-22 by Joseph Heller Collected Stories by Franz Kafka Collected Stories by Raymond Chandler Collected Stories by Roald Dahl Collected Stories by W. Somerset Maugham The Collected Works by Kahlil Gibran The Complete Henry Bech by John Updike The Complete Short Stories by Evelyn Waugh The Dain Curse, The Glass Key, and Selected Stories by Dashiell Hammett Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak Dubliners by James Joyce Essays by George Orwell Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges The Garden of the Finzi-Continis by Giorgio Bassani The General in His Labyrinth by Gabriel García Márquez The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood A House for Mr. Biswas by V. S. Naipaul The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende The Human Factor by Graham Greene If On a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo Calvino Joseph and His Brothers by Thomas Mann The Lady in the Lake, The Little Sister, The Long Goodbye, Playback by Raymond Chandler Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann The Maltese Falcon, The Thin Man, Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable by Samuel Beckett Mr. Sampath--The Printer of Malgudi, The Financial Expert, Waiting for the Mahatma by R. K. Narayan Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf My Ántonia by Willa Cather The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell Offshore, Human Voices, The Beginning of Spring by Penelope Fitzgerald One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexander Solzhenitsyn One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov A Passage to India by E. M. Forster The Periodic Table by Primo Levi The Plague, The Fall, Exile and the Kingdom, and Selected Essays by Albert Camus Pnin by Vladimir Nabokov A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce The Postman Always Rings Twice, Double Indemnity, Mildred Pierce, and Selected Stories by James M. Cain The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The Girls of Slender Means, The Driver’s Seat, The Only Problem by Muriel Spark Rabbit Angstrom by John Updike The Radetzky March by Joseph Roth Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence Speak, Memory by Vladimir Nabokov The Stranger by Albert Camus Swami and Friends, The Bachelor of Arts, The Dark Room, The English Teacher by R. K. Narayan The Sword of Honour Trilogy by Evelyn Waugh The Talented Mr. Ripley, Ripley Under Ground, Ripley’s Game by Patricia Highsmith Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald Three Novels of Ancient Egypt: Khufu’s Wisdom, Rhadopis of Nubia, Thebes at War by Naguib Mahfouz To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf The Trial by Franz Kafka Ulysses by James Joyce Waugh Abroad: Collected Travel Writing by Evelyn Waugh We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live by Joan Didion The Woman Warrior, China Men by Maxine Hong Kingston Zeno’s Conscience by Italo Svevo Everyman’s Library continues to maintain its original commitment to publishing the most significant world literature in editions that reflect a tradition of fine bookmaking. Everyman’s Library pursues the highest standards, utilizing modern prepress, printing, and binding technologies to produce classically designed books printed on acid-free natural-cream-colored text paper and including Smyth-sewn, signatures, full-cloth cases with two-color case stamping, decorative endpapers, silk ribbon markers, and European-style half-round spines.show more

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  • Hardback
  • 448 x 592 x 218mm | 30,708.04g
  • Everyman's Library Ltd
  • English
  • 0307383954
  • 9780307383952

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