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Classics

Burning Secret (Pushkin Collection)

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(23 reviews)

BURNING SECRET is set in an Austrian sanatorium in the 1920's. A lonely twelve-year-old boy is befriended and becomes infatuated by a suave and mysterious baron who heartlessly brushes him aside to turn his seductive... See More

£2.66 £3.33 Save 20% Price verified 5 hours ago
Short Stories

Journeys

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(35 reviews)

A collection of the great writer's observations, made during his travels across the Europe he loved so much When I am on a journey, all ties suddenly fall away. I feel myself quite unburdened, disconnected, free - there is... See More

£5.39 £6.66 Save 19% Price verified one hour ago
Psychological

Twenty-Four Hours in the Life of a Woman

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(98 reviews)

A fateful encounter in a Montecarlo casino sees an English widow mesmerised by a young Polish artistocrat. A frenzied twenty-four hours ensue, as both struggle in the grip of irresistible obsessions that drive them to defy... See More

£1.89 £2.49 Save 24% Price verified 8 hours ago
Classics

Confusion

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(31 reviews)

In the autumn of his days, a distinguished privy councillor contemplates his past and looks back at the key moments of his life. A reluctant and indolent student, he recalls a chance meeting with a reclusive professor and... See More

£2.37 £3.33 Save 29% Price verified 4 minutes ago
History

Paul Verlaine

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(10 reviews)

This is a reproduction of a classic text optimised for kindle devices. We have endeavoured to create this version as close to the original artefact as possible. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with... See More

£5.42 Price verified 13 hours ago
Biography & True Accounts

Marie Antoinette

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(119 reviews)

Stefan Zweig based his biography of Marie Antoinette, who became the Queen of France when still a teenager, on her correspondence with both her mother and her great love the Count Axel von Fersen. Zweig analyses the... See More

£4.69 £5.83 Save 20% Price verified 7 hours ago
Classics

Beware of Pity

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(622 reviews)

In 1913 a young second lieutenant discovers the terrible danger of pity. He had no idea the girl was lame when he asked her to dance -- his compensatory afternoon calls relieve his guilt but give her a dangerous glimmer of... See More

£3.99 £4.27 Save 7% Price verified one hour ago
World Literature

Fear

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(12 reviews)

A psychological cat and mouse hunt... The brief, loveless affair between a bourgeois woman and a concert pianist leads to a vortex of terror, beset by danger, blackmail and fear... "... Yet finally she was at her own front... See More

£1.79 £1.99 Save 10% Price verified 21 hours ago
Humour

Chess Story

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(389 reviews)

On an ocean voyage from New York to Buenos Aires, a group of amateur chess enthusiasts challenge the great world chess champion, Czentovic, to a game. At first they lose, but then the tables begin to turn. Just who is the... See More

£0.79 £0.99 Save 20% Price verified 22 hours ago
Biography & True Accounts

Magellan

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(303 reviews)

The Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan (1480-1521) is one of the most famous navigators in history-he was the first man to sail from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean, and led the first voyage to circumnavigate the... See More

£4.69 £5.83 Save 20% Price verified 22 hours ago
Short Stories

Messages from a Lost World: Europe on the Brink

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(30 reviews)

A collection of essays and speeches by Stefan Zweig from the 1930s and 1940s published here in English for the very first time. 'Darkness must fall before we are aware of the majesty of the stars above our heads. It was... See More

£9.16 Price verified 3 hours ago
Biography & True Accounts

Three Masters: Balzac, Dickens, Dostoevsky

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(7 reviews)

In these early 20th century literary essays, Stefan Zweig offers a Central European view of the writers he believed to be the "three greatest novelists" of the 19th century: Balzac, Dickens, and Dostoevsky. In Zweig's view... See More

£7.58 Price verified 18 hours ago
Literary Fiction

Impatience of the Heart (Penguin Modern Classics)

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(19 reviews)

The great Austrian writer Stefan Zweig was a master anatomist of the deceitful heart, and Impatience of the Heart, the only novel he published during his lifetime, uncovers the seed of selfishness within even the finest of... See More

£4.99 £5.99 Save 17% Price verified 58 minutes ago
Biography & True Accounts

Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman

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(70 reviews)

Originally published in 1932 and for decades since one of Stefan Zweig's most popular biographies, this "portrait of an average woman," betrothed at fourteen, crowned queen at nineteen, and beheaded at thirty-seven, aimed... See More

£7.49 Price verified 21 hours ago
Biography & True Accounts

Balzac

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(23 reviews)

Zweig devoted ten years of research and writing to Balzac, which he regarded as his crowning achievement. This late work reads like a picaresque novel, with Balzac's quest for "a woman with a fortune" and recurrent episodes... See More

£7.74 Price verified 6 hours ago
Classics

Letter from an Unknown Woman and other stories

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(98 reviews)

A famous author receives a letter on his forty-first birthday. He doesn't know the sender, but still the letter concerns him intimately. Its story is earnest, even piteous: the story of a life lived in service to an... See More

£5.83 Price verified 4 hours ago
History & Criticism

Triumph and Disaster: Five Historical Miniatures

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(12 reviews)

One of two beautifully designed hardback gift editions of Stefan Zweig's breathlessly dramatic historical sketches, out in time for Christmas A single Yes, a single No, a Too Soon or a Too Late makes that hour irrevocable... See More

£5.83 Price verified 5 hours ago
History

Maria Stuart

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"Mary Stuart's execution remains an entirely unacceptable crime morally (... ) However, it is equally difficult to deny that the destruction of Mary Stuart was a prudent course of action from a public policy standpoint... See More

£4.99 £5.99 Save 17% Price verified 19 hours ago
Classics

FANTASTIC NIGHT: TALES OF LONGING AND LIBERATION

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(12 reviews)

A collection of brilliant short stories from a master of the form 'I alone know that I am only just beginning to live.' He is distinguished, rich, a member of fashionable society-utterly bored. But, over the course of one... See More

£5.83 Price verified 17 hours ago
History & Criticism

Fear (Pushkin Collection)

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(16 reviews)

"A perfect translation of a near-perfect novella of bourgeois adultery and guilt." - Jonathan Bate, Times Literary Supplement, Book of the Year 2010 Finding her comfortable bourgeois existence as wife and mother predictable... See More

£5.33 £5.39 Price verified 7 hours ago
Classics

Amok and Other Stories (Pushkin Collection)

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(17 reviews)

A DOCTOR IN the Dutch East Indies torn between his medical duty to help and his own mixed emotions; a middle-aged maidservant whose devotion to her master leads her to commit a terrible act; a hotel waiter whose love for an... See More

£4.66 £4.69 Price verified one hour ago
Sports

Chess novella

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When the humble Dr. B., an Austrian emigrant aboard a passenger liner from New York to Buenos Aires, fights against the reigning world chess champion Mirko Czentovic and overcomes his highly seasoned opponent with humorous... See More

£4.99 £5.99 Save 17% Price verified 21 hours ago
Classics

Amok

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(40 reviews)

A new pocket edition of this Conradian tale of maddening desire, from the master of the novella On a sweltering ocean-liner travelling from India to Europe a passenger tells his story - the tale of a doctor in the Dutch... See More

£3.33 Price verified one day ago
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