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Settling in with a Good Long Book

Now's the time for these ambitious & rewarding reads!

Little, Big Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780061120053
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 17th, 2006

Little, Big (1981); a profound modern fantasy that may very well be a cult book a hundred years from now.  


The Odyssey Cover Image
By Homer, Emily Wilson (Translated by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393356250
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 6th, 2018

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Mark Ford (Introduction by), Mark Ford (Notes by)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780140435122
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Published: Penguin Classics - November 1st, 1999

The Golden Fleece Cover Image
By Robert Graves, Dan-el Padilla Peralta (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781609807672
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Published: Seven Stories Press - April 16th, 2019

The Golden Fleece (1944; also known as Hercules, My Shipmate); an historical novel with Graves's theories from The White Goddess folded in.


Ulysses (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780199535675
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - September 1st, 2011

Resurrection Cover Image
By Leo Tolstoy, Anthony Briggs (Translated by), Anthony Briggs (Introduction by), Anthony Briggs (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780140424638
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 27th, 2009

Resurrection (1899); a Dostoevskian alternative to his better known War and Peace and Anna Karenina


The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780199532896
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - December 1st, 2009

Tristram Shandy (1767); a sly, proto-Modernist novel that never really gets to the point -- which is precisely the point. 


Buddenbrooks (Dover Thrift Editions) Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780486836140
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Published: Dover Publications - January 15th, 2020

The Once and Future King Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780441627400
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Published: Ace - July 15th, 1987

The Once and Future King (1958); the Arthurian story on which The Sword in the Stone and Camelot were based (but neither comes close to the depth of the book's characters). 


The Count of Monte Cristo Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9780553213508
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Published: Bantam Classics - December 1st, 1984

Vanity Fair Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780198727712
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - August 1st, 2015

Vanity Fair (1848); English social satire with Becky Sharp, the most memorable heroine in English lit (with all due respect to Jane Austen). 


Tom Jones (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
By Henry Fielding, John Bender (Editor), Simon Stern (Editor)
$8.95
ISBN: 9780199536993
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - October 15th, 2008