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'It's an improbable city, Bologna - like one you might walk through after you have died.'A dreamlike meditation on memory, food, paintings, a fond uncle and the improbable beauty of Bologna, from the visionary thinker and art critic.Penguin Modern:... read more

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: 9780241339015
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: John Berger
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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The Red Tenda of Bologna (Mini Modern Classics)
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'She only wished to prove to herself she was once more on a train going somewhere'A passionate, unfulfilled woman considers her life and her marriage in this moving novella by one of America's finest short story writers.Penguin Modern: fifty new b... read more

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: 9780241339626
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Katherine Anne Porter
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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The Cracked Looking-Glass (Mini Modern Classics)
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'She was bored and fought against her boredom, which only bored her still more.'Five sparkling, irreverent brief portraits of famous literary figures (including libertines, eccentrics and rogues) from Spain's greatest living writer.Penguin ... read more

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: 9780241339480
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Javier Marias
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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Madame du Deffand and the Idiots (Mini Modern Classics)
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'She felt a cozy solidarity with the big company of the voluntary dead.'Wise-cracking and heartbreaking, these tales of women on the edge by the legendary wit Dorothy Parker show the darkness beneath the surface of the Jazz Age.Penguin Modern: fifty new b... read more

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: 9780241339589
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Dorothy Parker
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Custard Heart (Mini Modern Classics)
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She had lived by delays; she had meant to stop drinking; she had put off the time, and now she had smashed her car.At once harsh and tender, expansive and acutely funny, this is the story of an elderly and self-destructive dipsomaniac in a Western ... read more

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: 9780241338995
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Saul Bellow
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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Leaving the Yellow House (Mini Modern Classics)
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'Ring for your maid, and when she comes in we'll pounce upon her and tear off her face. I'll wear her face tonight instead of mine.'These dreamlike, carnivalesque fables by one of the leading lights of the Surrealist movement are masterpieces of inve... read more

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: 9780241339169
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Leonora Carrington
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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The Skeleton's Holiday (Mini Modern Classics)
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'This writing is all fake (copied from other writing)So you should just go away and not read any of it'A tale of art, sex, blood, junkies and whores in New York's underground, from cult literary icon Kathy AckerPenguin Modern: fifty new books celebrat... read more

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: 9780241338896
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kathy Acker
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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New York City in 1979 (Mini Modern Classics)
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From the self-described 'black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet', these soaring, urgent essays on the power of women, poetry and anger are filled with darkness and light. Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating ... read more

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: 9780241339725
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: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Audre Lorde
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle The Master's House (Mini Modern Classics)
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'But no, she's abstract, is a birdOf sound in the air of air soaring,And her soul sings unencumberedBecause the song's what makes her sing.'Dramatic, lyrical and ranging over four distinct personae, these poems by one of Portugal's greatest poets... read more

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: 9780241339602
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Fernando Pessoa
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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I Have More Souls Than One (Mini Modern Classics)
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'Summer was drawing to a close, and I realized that the book was monstrous.'Fantastical tales of mazes, puzzles, lost labyrinths and bookish mysteries, from the unique imagination of a literary magician. Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrati... read more

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: 9780241339053
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jorge Luis Borges
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
: books
The Garden of Forking Paths (Mini Modern Classics)
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'For once there had been false idols and asses' heads drawn on the walls...' Sleepers awake in a remote cave and the ancient mystic Simon Magus attempts a miracle, in these two magical, otherworldly tales from one of the greatest voices of twenti... read more

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: 9780241339374
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Danilo Kis
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
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The Legend of the Sleepers (Mini Modern Classics)
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'Oppressed people cannot remain oppressed forever.'Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spiritof the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering aconcentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour... read more

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: 9780241339466
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Classics
: 161mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Martin Luther King, Jr.
: 64
: 1
: Paperback
: books
Letter from Birmingham Jail (Mini Modern Classics)
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