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              The Plague

              The Plague (Paperback, New edition)

              By Camus, Albert; Introduction by Judt, Tony; Translated by Buss, Robin

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              The townspeople of Oran are in the grip of a deadly plague. Each person responds in their own way to the disease: some resign themselves to fate, some seek blame, and a few resist the terror. This title is in part an allegory of France's suffering under the Nazi occupation, and a ...

              ISBN 9780141185132
              Published 3 January 2003 by Penguin
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              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              Au Bonheur des Dames (The Ladies' Delight)

              Au Bonheur des Dames (The Ladies' Delight) (Paperback, New edition)

              By Zola, Emile; Introduction by Buss, Robin

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              Au Bonheur des Dames is the glittering Paris department store run by Octave Mouret. He has used charm and drive to become director of this mighty emporium, unscrupulously exploiting his young female staff and seducing his lady customers with luxurious displays of shimmering silks ...

              ISBN 9780140447835
              Published 4 December 2001 by Penguin
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              The Princesse De Cleves
               

              The Princesse De Cleves (Paperback, New edition)

              By Lafayette, Madame de la; Translated by Buss, Robin

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              This translation of the novel La Princesse de Cleves , originally written in 1678, tells of life at Court in 17th-century France.

              ISBN 9780140445879
              Published 1 January 1991 by Penguin
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              The Drinking Den

              The Drinking Den (Paperback, New edition)

              By Zola, Emile; Translated by Buss, Robin

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              Describes working-class people living in the slums of a city.

              ISBN 9780140449549
              Published 16 September 2005 by Penguin
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              On Suicide

              On Suicide (Paperback)

              By Durkheim, Emile; Translated by Buss, Robin; Edited by Sennett, Richard

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              Traditionally, suicide was thought to be a matter of purely individual despair, but Durkheim recognized that the phenomenon had a social dimension. He believed that if anything can explain how individuals relate to society, then it is suicide. This work was the result of his rese ...

              ISBN 9780140449679
              Published 17 October 2006 by Penguin
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              The Lost Estate (Le Grand Meaulnes)

              The Lost Estate (Le Grand Meaulnes) (Paperback)

              By Alain-Fournier, Henri; Introduction by Gopnik, Adam; Translated by Buss, Robin

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              When Meaulnes first arrives at the local school in Sologne, everyone is captivated by his good looks, daring and charisma. But when Meaulnes disappears for several days, and returns with tales of a strange party at a mysterious house and a beautiful girl hidden within it, he has ...

              ISBN 9780141441894
              Published 31 May 2007 by Penguin
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              The Count of Monte Cristo
               

              The Count of Monte Cristo (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Dumas, Alexandre; Introduction by Buss, Robin

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              Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to a great fortress. There he learns of a hoard of treasure hidden on the Isle of Monte Cristo and determines not only to escape, but to unearth the treasure and use it to plot the destruction of his ene ...

              ISBN 9780140449266
              Published 21 July 2003 by Penguin
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              Modern Times: Selected Non-fiction
               

              Modern Times: Selected Non-fiction (Paperback)

              By Sartre, Jean-Paul; Introduction by Wall, Geoffrey; Translated by Buss, Robin

              From writings on food and sex to a mini portrait of his great friend and rival, Albert Camus, this volume brings together a collection of Sartrean gems.

              ISBN 9780140189216
              Published 24 February 2000 by Penguin
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              The Black Tulip

              The Black Tulip (Paperback, New edition)

              By Dumas, Alexandre; Translated by Buss, Robin

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              Set at the height of the tulipomania that gripped Holland in the 17th century, this is the story of Cornelius van Baerle, a humble grower whose sole desire is to grow the perfect specimen of the tulip negra.

              ISBN 9780140448924
              Published 10 July 2003 by Penguin
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              The Women's War
               

              The Women's War (Paperback)

              By Dumas, Alexandre; Introduction and notes by Buss, Robin

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              The Baron des Canolles is a man, torn apart by the civil war that dominates mid-17th century France. For while the naive Gascon soldier cares little for the politics behind the battles, he is torn apart by a passion, for two powerful women on opposing sides of the war. This book ...

              ISBN 9780140449778
              Published 24 May 2006 by Penguin
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