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EMMA

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000003134

ISBN: 019283357X

Condition: Very Good


Of all Jane Austen's heroines, Emma Woodhouse is the most flawed, the most infuriating, and, in the end, the most endearing. Pride and Prejudice's Liz zie Bennet has more wit and sparkle; Catherine Morland in Northanger Abbey more imagination; and Sense and Sensibility's Elinor Dashwood certainly mo re sense--but Emma is lovable precisely because she is so imperfect. Austen only completed six novels in her lifetime, of which five feature young wom en whose chances for m... View more info

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PERSUASION

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Digireads.com: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000021911

ISBN: 1420925717

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Anne Elliot, heroine of Austen's last novel, did something we can all relate to: Long ago, she let the love of her life get away. In this case, she had allowed herself to be persuaded by a trusted family friend that the young man she loved wasn't an adequate match, social stationwise, and that Anne could do better. The novel opens some seven years after Anne sent her beau packing, and she's still alone. But then the guy sh... View more info

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MANSFIELD PARK

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000033388

ISBN: 0140434143

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. When the gorgeous Henry Crawford and his pretty sister, Mary, come to Mansfield, they have no idea of the commotion they will cause. There they find the Bertram family, with their beautiful daughters and handsome sons-and our heroine, shy and sweet Fanny Price. As the inhabitants of Mansfield Park become ever more involved with... View more info

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SENSE AND SENSIBILITY

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS UK: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000041021

ISBN: 0007350791

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. HarperCollins is proud to present its range of best-loved, essential classics.'Oh! Mama, how spiritless, how tame was Edward's manner in reading to us last night! I felt for my sister most severely. Yet she bore it with so much composure, she seemed scarcely to notice it. I could hardly keep my seat.'Spirited and impulsive, Mar... View more info

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EMMA

By: Austen, Jane

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1966

Seller ID: RWARE0000041788

ISBN: 0140430105

Condition: Very Good


Emma Wodehouse has led a simple life, but during the course of this, she at last reaps her share of the world's vexations. In this comedy of manners, the heroine learns to come to terms with the reality of other people, and w ith her own erring nature. View more info

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LOVE FOR LYDIA

By: Bates, H. E.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1974

Seller ID: RWARE0000040119

ISBN: 014001165X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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DARLING BUDS OF MAY

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000005770

ISBN: 0140139346

Condition: Fine


A novel by the author of "Country Tales", "Fair Stood the Wind for France", "Distant Horns of Summer" and "Country of White Clover", written in a styl e suited to the pastoral simplicity of the lives of rural English families. View more info

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THE SLEEPLESS MOON

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥410.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000003104

ISBN: 0140021779

Condition: Very Good


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THE SONG OF THE WREN

By: Bates, H.E.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1974

Seller ID: RWARE0000003105

ISBN: 0140037012

Condition: Very Good


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JANE EYRE

By: Brontë, Charlotte

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Random House UK: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000042617

ISBN: 0099511126

Condition: Good


As an orphan, Jane's childhood is not an easy one, but her independence and strength of character sustain her through the miseries inflicted by cruel relatives and a brutal education system. However, her biggest challenge is yet to come. Taking a job as a governess in a house containing dangerous se crets and a passionate man she finds increasingly attractive, Jane is ultim ate forced to call on all her resources in order to hold fast to her belief s. View more info

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EVELINA ; OR, THE HISTORY OF A YOUNG LADY'S ENTRANCE INTO THE WORLD

By: Burney, Fanny

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 198: 1968

Seller ID: RWARE0000027207

ISBN: 0192815962

Condition: Good


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EREWHON

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1970

Seller ID: RWARE0000033502

ISBN: 0140430571

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Setting out to make his fortune in a far-off country, a young traveller dis covers the remote and beautiful land of Erewhon and is given a home among i ts extraordinarily handsome citizens. But their visitor soon discovers that this seemingly ideal community has its faults--here crime is treated indul gently as a malady to be cu... View more info

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THE ANNOTATED ALICE : ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND AND THROUGH THE LOOK ING GLASS

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000042183

ISBN: 0140013873

Condition: Good


For over half a century, Martin Gardner has established himself as one of t he world's leading authorities on Lewis Carroll. His Annotated Alice, first published in 1960, has over half a million copies in print around the worl d and is highly sought after by families and scholars alike -- for it was G ardner who first decoded the wordplay and the many mathematical riddles tha t lie embedded in Carroll's two classic stories: Alice's Adventures in Wond erland and Through t... View more info

THE AWAKENING

By: Chopin, Kate

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007925

ISBN: 0684819120

Condition: Fine/Fine


A wonderful tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper dj unclipp ed, not an ex-lib; This gorgeous edition of Chopin's 1899 classic features period photos of the novel's New Orleans location and a durable plastic dust jacket. View more info

PERIL AT END HOUSE

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: MODERN AGE BOOKS: 1938

Seller ID: RWARE0000009843

Condition: Good


Small crease and chip to top part of cover, o/w in great condition, no unde rlining,not an ex-lib. View more info

THE MOONSTONE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1966

Seller ID: RWARE0000003133

ISBN: 0140430148

Condition: Good


"The first and greatest of English detective novels." --T. S. Eliot. View more info

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MOONSTONE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Popular Classics: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018962

ISBN: 0140620133

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean copy, no markings throughout: The Moonstone, a yellow diamond looted from an Indian temple and believed to bring bad luck to its owner, is bequeathed to Rachel Verinder on her eighteenth birthday. That very night the priceless stone is stolen again and when Sergeant Cuff is brought in to investigate the crime, he soon realizes that no one in Rachel's household is above suspicion. Hailed by T. S. Eliot as 'the first, the longest, and the best of modern Engli... View more info

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WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: PENGUIN POPULAR CLAS: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018899

ISBN: 0140620249

Condition: As New


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. View more info

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THE WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1975

Seller ID: RWARE0000020160

ISBN: 0140430962

Condition: Good


Novel by Wilkie Collins, published serially in All the Year Round (November 1859-July 1860) and in book form in 1860. Noted for its suspenseful plot a nd unique characterization, the successful novel brought Collins great fame ; he adapted it into a play in 1871. This dramatic tale, inspired by an act ual criminal case, is told through multiple narrators. Frederick Fairlie, a wealthy hypochondriac, hires virtuous Walter Hartright to tutor his beauti ful niece and heiress... View more info

THE ROVER

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: ¥30,000.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000010972

Condition: Very Good+/Very Good+


A tight clean copy, of this first American edition, protected in a new brod art wrapper, no chips or tears to dustwrapper, not price clipped, or any ma rkings throughout, pages all clean and bright. View more info