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A Study In Scarlet
- Paperback - Vintage Classics
When Dr John Watson takes rooms in Baker Street with amateur detective Sherlock Holmes, he has no idea that he is about to enter a shadowy world of criminality and violence.
Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde And Other Strange Tales
- Paperback - Arcturus
How thin is the line between good and evil? Dr Jekyll has been experimenting with his identity. He has developed a drug which separates the two sides of his nature and allows him to occasionally abandon himself to his most corrupt inclinations as the monstrous Mr Hyde.
- Paperback - Polygon
After his father's death our hero sets off to make his fortune in South Africa. He gets tangled up in an African uprising and rumours he hears along his journey make him suspect that his destination may not be as predictable as he has supposed.
Sherlock Holmes: The Short Stories
- Paperback - Prion
This collection of Sherlock Holmes adventures comprises the forst two volumes of short stories as they were originally gathered together in book form, with 12 adventures in each volume.
The Memoirs Of Sherlock Holmes
- Paperback - Oxford University Press
'The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes' are overshadowed by the event with which they close - the meeting of the great detective and Moriarty. Their struggle, seemingly to the death, was to leave many readers desolate at the loss of Holmes, but was also to lead to his immortality as a literary figure.
Sir Nigel: A Novel Of The Hundred Years War
- Paperback - Dover
In this illustrated epic, squire Nigel Loring sets out to serve King Edward at the start of the Hundred Years War. As battles wage between the French and English armies, Nigel attempts to earn his knighthood and to win the heart of the woman he loves.
- Paperback - Penguin
Newspeak, Doublethink, Big Brother, the Thought Police - the vocabulary of George Orwell's classic political satire, 'Nineteen Eighty-Four', has passed into the English language, symbolising the horrors of totalitarianism.
The Green Ray: A New Translation Of The Complete Text With Illustrations
- Paperback - Luath
Jules Verne is the author of many classic, world-famous novels such as 'Around the World in 80 Days' and 'Journey to the Centre of the Earth'. This is his tale of a woman who refuses to enter into her arranged marriage, believing instead that a 'green ray' of light holds the key to her true love.
The Three Perils Of Man: War, Women And Witchcraft
- Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
Ranging from Galloway to Northumberland, the main focus of this classic work of fiction is in the Scottish Borders. Hogg knew and loved the Borders, and his book is full of their oral tradition and local lore.
- Paperback - Vintage
'Kidnapped' is Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure novel. David Balfour sets off to find his last remaining relatives, but is tricked into boarding a ship, and finds himself bound for slavery in Carolina.