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  • Heart of Darkness and Other Tales
    Conrad, Joseph / Watts, Cedric (Ed.)
    The finest of all Conrad's tales, Heart of Darkness is set in an atmosphere of mystery and menace, and tells of Marlow's perilous journey up the Congo River to relieve his employer's agent, the renowned and formidable Mr. Kurtz. What he sees on his journey, and his eventual encounter with Kurtz, horrify and perplex him, and call into question the very bases of civilization and ...

    $187.00 MXN

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  • Major Works, The
    Milton, John
    This authoritative edition was originally published in the acclaimed Oxford Authors series under the general editorship of Frank Kermode. It brings together a unique combination of Milton's poetry and prose - all the English verse together with a generous selection from the major prose writings - to give the essence of his work and thinking.Milton's influence on English poetry ...

    $394.00 MXN

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  • Invention of Angela Carter, The
    Gordon, Edmund
    Offers the first full account of Carter's amazing life and enduring workFeatures previously untold anecdotes of her youth, marriages, professional struggles, and her painful battle with cancerIncludes over thirty photos, most never published beforeStructured in succinct, briskly moving chapters that make the biography read like an absorbing novel ...

    $748.00 MXN

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  • Mexico
    Camp, Roderic
    Today all would agree that Mexico and the United States have never been closer-that the fates of the two republics are inextricably intertwined. It has become an intimate part of life in almost every community in the United States, through immigration, imported produce, business ties, or illegal drugs. It is less a neighbor than a sibling; no matter what our differences, it is ...

    $353.00 MXN

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  • Complete Fairy Tales
    Perrault, Charles
    The only complete edition of all Perrault's tales both in prose and verse, in a translation by Christopher BettsPerrault's fairy tales established the versions of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding-Hood, and others that we know today, and also include the verse tales Griselda, Three Silly Wishes, and the notorious Donkey-SkinThe tales are accompanied by a fascinatin...

    $479.00 MXN

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  • Stories and Poems
    Kipling, Rudyard
    'Hear and attend and listen...'Rudyard Kipling is a supreme master of the short story in English and a poet of brilliant gifts. His energy and inventiveness poured themselves into every kind of tale, from the bleakest of fables to the richest of comedies, and he illuminated every aspect of human behaviour, of which he was a fascinated (and sometimes appalled) observer. This gen...

    $671.00 MXN

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  • Aztecs, The
    Carrasco, David
    This Very Short Introduction employs the disciplines of history, religious studies, and anthropology as it illuminates the complexities of Aztec life. Readers meet a people highly skilled in sculpture, astronomy, city planning, poetry, and philosophy, who were also profoundly committed to cosmic regeneration through the thrust of the ceremonial knife and through warfare. David ...

    $250.00 MXN

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  • Sir Philip Sidney: The Major Works
    Sidney, Philip
    This authoritative edition brings together a unique combination of Sidney's poetry and prose--all the major writing, complemented by letters and elegies--that reveals the essence of his work and thinking.Born in 1554, Sir Philip Sidney was hailed as the perfect Renaissance patron, soldier, lover, and courtier, but it was only after his untimely death at the age of thirty-one th...

    $416.00 MXN

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  • The Moving Eye: Film, Television,...
    Dimendberg, Edward
    Once the province of film and media scholars, today the moving image is of broad concern to historians of art and architecture and designers of everything from websites to cities. As museums and galleries devote increasing space to video installations which no longer presuppose a fixed viewer, urban space becomes envisioned and planned through "fly throughs," and technologies s...

    $1,525.00 MXN

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  • Orestes
    Euripides
    A translation of Euripides's Orestes by Peck, a poet, and Nisetich, a classicist, with introduction, glossary, and full stage directions. ...

    $1,013.00 MXN

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  • Myself When I Am Real
    Santoro, Gene
    Charles Mingus was one of the most innovative jazz musicians of the 20th century, and ranks with Charles Ives and Duke Ellington as one of America's greatest composers. By temperament, he was a high-strung and sensitive romantic, a towering figure whose tempestuous personal life foundpowerfully coherent expression in the ever-shifting textures of his music. Now, acclaimed music...

    $1,078.00 MXN

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  • Diary of a Nobody, The
    Grossmith, George and Weedon
    `Why should I not publish my diary? I have often seen reminiscences of people I have never even heard of, and I fail to see - because I do not happen to be a `Somebody' - why my diary should not be interesting.'The Diary of a Nobody (1892) created a cultural icon, an English archetype. Anxious, accident-prone, occasionally waspish, Charles Pooter has come to be seen as the epit...

    $228.00 MXN

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  • Phenomenology of Spirit
    Hegel, G.W.F.
    This brilliant study of the stages in the mind's necessary progress from immediate sense-consciousness to the position of a scientific philosophy includes an introductory essay and a paragraph-by-paragraph analysis of the text to help the reader understand this most difficult and most influential of Hegel's works. ...

    $415.00 MXN

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  • Qur'an, The
    Haleem, M.A.S. Abdel
    The Qur'an, believed by Muslims to be the word of God, was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad 1400 years ago. It is the supreme authority in Islam and the living source of all Islamic teaching; it is a sacred text and a book of guidance, that sets out the creed, rituals, ethics, and laws of the Islamic religion. It has been one of the most influential books in the history of lite...

    $269.00 MXN

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  • Sayings and Anecdotes
    Diogenes the Cynic
    Diogenes the Cynic is best remembered today for having lived in a storage-jar, and walking the streets with a lamp in daylight, looking for an honest man. Such stories formed part of a rich tradition of sayings and anecdotes; his biting wit and eccentric behaviour were legendary, and it was by means of these oft-repeated and embellished aphorisms that his moral teachings were t...

    $333.00 MXN

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  • Monk, The
    Lewis, Matthew

    $207.00 MXN

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  • Adam Bede
    Eliot, George

    $1,200.00 MXN

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  • Importance of being Earnest and other...
    Wilde, Oscar

    $227.00 MXN

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  • Flowers of Evil, The
    Baudelaire, Charles

    $368.00 MXN

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  • Politics
    Aristotle

    $269.00 MXN

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  • Meditations
    Marcus Aurelius

    $207.00 MXN

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  • On the Genealogy of Morals
    Nietzsche, Friedrich

    $249.00 MXN

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  • Candide and other stories
    Voltaire

    $165.00 MXN

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  • Creators, Conquerors, and Citizens
    Waterfield, Robin
    We Greeks are one in blood and one in language; we have temples to the gods and religious rites in common, and a common way of life. So the fifth-century historian Herodotus has some Athenians declare, in explanation of why they would never betray their fellow Greeks to the enemy, thebarbarian Persians. And he might have added further common features, such as clothing, foodways...

    $416.00 MXN

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  • What Goes On
    Everett, Walter / Riley, Tim

    $1,618.00 MXN

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  • Extended Phenotype, The
    Dawkins, Richard

    $467.00 MXN

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  • Dinner with Lenny
    Cott, Jonathan
    Leonard Bernstein was arguably the most highly esteemed, influential, and charismatic American classical music personality of the twentieth century. Conductor, composer, pianist, writer, educator, and human rights activist, Bernstein truly led a life of Byronic intensity--passionate, risk-taking, and convention-breaking. ...

    $575.00 MXN

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  • History of Rasselas, The
    Johnson, Samuel
    Rasselas and his companions leave the 'happy valley' in search of 'the choice of life'. Johnson's philosophical tale considers such things as the nature of poetry, the stability of reason, the immortality of the soul, and the pursuit of happiness. This new edition relates the novel to Johnson's life and the political and social context. ...

    $291.00 MXN

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  • Queen of spades, The
    Pushkin, Alexander

    $324.00 MXN

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  • Major Works, The
    Wilde, Oscar

    $474.00 MXN

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