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The Pickwick Papers
Author: Charles Dickens

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 928pp. "The Pickwick Papers" was Dickens' first novel and was a huge success when it was first published. It tells the tale of the irrepressible Mr Pickwick and his fellow Pickwick Club members who travel around the English countryside getting into all kinds of scrapes and adventures. Funny, warm-hearted and full of memorable and engaging characters, this is an enchanting novel that continues to delight readers today. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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Hard Times
Author: Charles Dickens

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 304pp. 'Facts alone are wanted in life': the children at Mr Gradgrind's school are sternly ordered to stifle their imaginations and pay attention only to cold, hard reality. They live in a smoky, troubled industrial town so entertainment is hard to come by and resentments run deep. The effects of Gradgrind's teaching on his own children, Tom and Louisa, are particularly profound and leave them ill-equipped to deal with the unpredictable desires of the human heart. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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Vanity Fair
Author: William Thackery

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 768pp. Becky Sharp is a poor orphan when she first makes friends with the lovely Amelia Sedley at Miss Pinkerton's Academy for Young Ladies. She may not have the natural advantages of her companion but she more than makes up for it with her wit, charm, deviousness and determination to make a success of herself whatever the cost. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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Far from the Madding Crowd
Author: Thomas Hardy

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 448pp. Bathsheba Everdene arrives in the small village of Weatherbury and captures the heart of three very different men; Gabriel Oak, a quiet shepherd, the proud, obdurate Farmer Boldwood and dashing, unscrupulous Sergeant Troy. The battle for her affections will have dramatic, tragic and surprising consequences in this classic tale of love and misunderstanding.(Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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The Return of the Native
Author: Thomas Hardy

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 512pp.Proud, passionate Eustacia Vye marries Clym Yeobright in the hope that he will help her escape her cramped rural existence. But when their relationship falters Eustacia turns to her old lover Damon Wildeve, leading to a disastrous climax on the brooding wilds of Egdon Heath.(Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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Jude the Obscure
Author: Thomas Hardy

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 528pp.Jude Fawley is a young man who longs to better himself and go to Christminster University. However, poverty forces him into a job as a stonemason and an unhappy marriage. When his wife leaves him Jude moves to Christminster determined to follow his dream. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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Birdsong
Author: Sebastian Faulks

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 528pp. In 1910 a young Englishman, Stephen Wraysford, goes to Picardy, France, to learn the textile business. While there he plunges into a love affair with the young wife of his host, a passion so imperative and consuming that it changes him forever. Several years later, with the outbreak of World War I, he finds himself again in the fields of Picardy, this time as a soldier on the Western Front. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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The Mayor of Casterbridge
Author: Thomas Hardy

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 384pp."The Mayor of Casterbridge" is a man haunted by his past. In his youth he betrayed his wife and baby daughter in a shocking incident that led him to swear never to touch alcohol again for twenty-one years. He has since risen from his humble origins to become a respected pillar of the community in Casterbridge, but his secrets cannot stay hidden forever and he has many hard lessons left to learn. (Any digital image can be provided upon request)
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A Christmas Carol
Author: Charles Dickens

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 352pp. This title includes The Chimes" and "The Haunted Man". Ebenezer Scrooge is unimpressed by Christmas. He has no time for festivities or goodwill toward his fellow men and is only interested in money. (Any digital image can be provided upon request)
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Nicholas Nickleby
Author: Charles Dickens

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 944pp. When Nicholas' father dies he, his mother and sister, Kate, are left penniless. To earn his keep, Nicholas becomes a tutor at Dotheboys Hall but soon discovers that the headmaster, Wackford Squeers, is a one eyed tyrant who insists on a harsh regime. Nicholas embarks on an adventure that takes him from loathsome boarding schools to the London stage. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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A Farewell to Arms
Author: Ernest Hemingway

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Glazed pictorial card wraps. 304pp.In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war, to the 'war to end all wars'. He volunteered for ambulance service in Italy, was wounded and twice decorated. Out of his experiences came A Farewell to Arms.Hemingway's description of war is unforgettable. He recreates the fear, the comradeship, the courage of his young American volunteer and the men and women he meets in Italy with total conviction. But A Farewell to Arms is not only a novel of war.In it Hemingway has also created a love story of immense drama and uncompromising passion. (Any digital image can be provided upon request)
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Les Miserables
Author: Victor Hugo

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Glazed pictorial card wraps, 1232pp. Victor Hugo's tale of injustice, heroism and love follows the fortunes of Jean Valjean, an escaped convict determined to put his criminal past behind him. A compelling and compassionate view of the victims of early nineteenth-century French society, "Les Miserables" is a novel on an epic scale. (Any digital image can be provide upon request.)
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