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  • Win 75 Oxford World's Classics

    Mon, 29 Jul 2013 12:37

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    For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe in beautifully produced paperback editions. Each book gives you the latest scholarship, introductions by leading experts, as well as clear and helpful explanatory notes. With 750 titles including classic fiction, Shakespeare, poetry, ancient philosophy, and some surprising and unusual titles, Oxford World's Classics has something for everyone.

    Just answer the question below for a chance to be one of our three lucky winners! Competition closes on Friday 30 August, midnight BST.

    1st prize - 75 Classics

    2nd prize - 50 classics

    3rd prize - 25 classics

    Update -- Winners: Melanie Lieberknecht, Hannah Holloway, Jeremy Pang

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, Oxford World's Classics

    Oxford World's Classics

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    1. 1. No purchase necessary. Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.

      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

      3. The competition is open to all excluding residents of Italy. Parents/guardians must submit the entry for those under the age of 16. Images must not contain photographs of minors without an adult's consent.

      4. The prize winner will be decided by The Book Depository. The Book Depository will not enter into correspondence about the choice of winner.

      5. The competition ends as specified on the competition page -- no entry received after that time will be considered. The winner will be announced as specified on the competition page. There is one prize

      6. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

      7. The prize winner will be notified by telephone/email. If the selected entrant does not meet all of the contract conditions, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

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    1. clydia defreese's avatar clydia defreese

      What a wonderful prize! Thank you for such an opportunity!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:47

      I would be most 'Honore' D' to donate this amazing collection to a school in New Zealand should I win!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:42
    3. Pam Tupper's avatar Pam Tupper

      Better well read than dead....I always say!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:28
    4. Donald Almendarez's avatar Donald Almendarez

      This is really a nice prize for avid readers as myself.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:22
    5. Gina Malfetano's avatar Gina Malfetano

      These would be great for homeschooling!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:20
    6. Patrick Brennan's avatar Patrick Brennan

      I've never won anything!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:13
    7. Karen Cassar's avatar Karen Cassar

      I'd be 'Honore-d' to win ;D

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:10
    8. Edwina Lazar's avatar Edwina Lazar

      Thanks for another great opportunity B.D. Fantastic : )

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:48
    9. fiona anne tetsworth's avatar fiona anne tetsworth

      I need all the friends I can get;)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:41
    10. Narelle Brand's avatar Narelle Brand

      Wonderful !! All the best to everyone. Elle

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:15
    11. Mari L DeRuntz's avatar Mari L DeRuntz

      A great prize!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:15
    12. Victoria Nash's avatar Victoria Nash

      Superb prize. Enough friends to last a lifetime.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:05

      I love it ! :)))

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:01
    14. Ivana's avatar Ivana

      Lovely! :)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:01

      Great idea !

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:58
    16. Sherry Altoft's avatar Sherry Altoft

      Would love to win 75 Oxford Worlds Classics books! Reading actual books instead of a kindle or other electronic device is a dying practice!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:51
    17. Jacquelyn Christopherson's avatar Jacquelyn Christopherson

      Fantastic,we can meet more fiends through these books

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:46
    18. Innah Calimbahin's avatar Innah Calimbahin

      How many times can you enter? :)

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:41
    19. Andrew Davies's avatar Andrew Davies

      Fabulous prize. Book Depository is always great for giveways.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:41
    20. mrs nuala wainwright's avatar mrs nuala wainwright

      What an amazing prize to offer to your constant bookworms! Many thanks! Nuala

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:38
    21. Colleen Morin's avatar Colleen Morin

      What a great competition prize. This is the best ever. Congratulations in advance to the fortunate winner.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:31
    22. Latifa de Waard's avatar Latifa de Waard

      I hope sincerely to win them... a timeless treasure to leave my grandkids.... thank you for presenting at least a chance @ all good luck!

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:24
    23. Nicole Crossley's avatar Nicole Crossley

      What an awesome prize! Would love to win it. Good luck to all.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:18
    24. Carolyn L Fuller's avatar Carolyn L Fuller

      Wow! This would be so amazing to have

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:10
    25. Declan O\' Driscoll's avatar Declan O\' Driscoll

      Of all the competitions you have had this is the one I would most like to win.

      Posted Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:58

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