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The Schoolmaster and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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ISBN: 9789386101617

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Printed Pages: 154. View more info

The Wife, and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113790

ISBN: 9789386101624

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The Party and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113791

ISBN: 9789386101594

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Printed Pages: 176. View more info

The Horse: Stealers and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113792

ISBN: 9789386101563

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Printed Pages: 174. View more info

Plays by Anton Chekhov, Second Series (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113793

ISBN: 9789386101525

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Printed Pages: 224. View more info

The Witch, and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113794

ISBN: 9789386101631

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Printed Pages: 152. View more info

Love and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113795

ISBN: 9789386101488

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Printed Pages: 168. View more info

The Cooks Wedding and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113796

ISBN: 9789386101549

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Printed Pages: 164. View more info

The Duel and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113797

ISBN: 9789386101556

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Printed Pages: 190. View more info

The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Seller ID: 113803

ISBN: 9789386101570

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Printed Pages: 148. View more info

Studies in a Dying Culture

By: Christopher Caudwell

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117874

ISBN: 9789350025154

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In 1938, a year after his death in Spain at the age of twenty-nine, Christopher Caudwell's Studies in a Dying Culture was published. It consists of eight essays: on George Bernard Shaw, T.E. Lawrence, D.H. Lawrence, H.G. Wells, Sigmund Freud, and on pacifism and violence, love, and liberty. View more info

Further Studies in a Dying Culture

By: Christopher Caudwell

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117876

ISBN: 9789350025161

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Further Studies in a Dying Culture was published in 1949, eleven years after his death, is divided into five essays: "The Breadth of Discontent: A Study in Bourgeois Revolution," "Beauty: A Study in Bourgeois Aesthetics," "Men and Nature: A Study in Bourgeois History," "Consciousness: A Study in Bourgeois Psychology," and "Reality: A Study in Bourgeois Philosophy." View more info

The Dialectics of the Abstract and the Concrete in Marx's Capital

By: E.V. Ilyenkov

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 109344

ISBN: 8189833383

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Printed Pages: 296. View more info

The Canterbury Tales and Other Poems (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Geoffrey Chaucer

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Seller ID: 113800

ISBN: 9789386101532

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Printed Pages: 804. View more info

Middlemarch (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: George Eliot

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Seller ID: 113801

ISBN: 9789386101495

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Printed Pages: 750. View more info

A Dolls House (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Henrik Ibsen

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Seller ID: 113804

ISBN: 9789386101471

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Printed Pages: 102. View more info

Imperialism: A Study

By: J.A. Hobson

Price: $7.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117893

ISBN: 9789350024867

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In his Preface to the 1902 first edition of Imperialism: A Study, imperial critic J.A. Hobson demonstrates his prophetic talents by noting, just as the Victorian age was ending and World War I was brewing, that "Imperialism has been adopted as a more or less conscious policy by several European States and threatens to break down the political isolation of the United States." Though the book speaks mostly of British imperialism of the period, Hobson invevitably ex... View more info

The Last of the Mohicans (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: James Fenimore Cooper

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Seller ID: 113798

ISBN: 9789386101587

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Printed Pages: 304. View more info

Essays in Experimental Logic

By: John Dewey

Price: $5.35

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109236

ISBN: 9789350020661

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 339. View more info

School Aur Samaj (in Hindi)

By: John Dewey

Price: $4.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2009

Seller ID: 109312

ISBN: 8189833731

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Printed Pages: 136. View more info

Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: Joseph Conrad

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Seller ID: 113802

ISBN: 9789386101501

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Printed Pages: 338. View more info

The Prophet

By: Kahlil Gibran

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105484

ISBN: 817224097X

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Khalil Gibran’s best and most powerful work ever written....In this enriching collection of parables he has expounded the philosophy of living between the period of life and death, conveying a strong and beautiful message on every aspect of life. Set forth in the form of profound wisdom and philosophy of life, these discourses apply dynamically, with amazing timeliness, to our human problems in day to day life.Although his sayings are neither crusades nor sermons, yet ... View more info

The Greatest Works of Kahlil Gibran: Twelve Books in One Omnibus Edition

By: Kahlil Gibran

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Seller ID: 105485

ISBN: 8172241348

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Khalil Gibran - American essayist, philosopher, poet and painter born in Lebanon in 1883. He blended elements of Eastern and Western mysticism and was greatly influenced by Blake and Neitzche. Although his sayings are neither crusades nor sermons, yet the thoughts conveyed are complete, clear and concise revealing Gibran as a Prophet of penetrating vision and objective understanding. Millions of followers today observe his writings with religious devotion and fervour, be... View more info

Four Revenge Tragedies: The Spanish Tragedy, The Revenger's Tragedy, The Revenge of Busy D'Ambois, The Atheist Tragedy

By: Katharine Eisaman Maus (Ed. & Intro.)

Price: $2.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 113606

ISBN: 0192826336

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 463. View more info

A Dharma Reader: Classical Indian Law

By: Patrick Olivelle (Ed. & Tr.)

Price: $59.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2017

Seller ID: 111474

ISBN: 8178244942

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In classical times, India’s diverse groups – whether defined by family or caste, professional or religious association – settled on a concept of law. How did they reach consensus? Was it based in religion or transcendent knowledge? Did it depend on time and place? What apparatus existed to ensure justice and fair verdicts?Addressing these questions and more, A Dharma Reader traces the definition and process of Indian law from the third century bce to the middle age... View more info

Malini

By: Rabindranath Tagore (Author) & Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee (Intro.)

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Seller ID: 106588

ISBN: 9789381523193

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In this classic play Tagore dramatized the concept that the religion of man is much higher than the religion of rituals and scriptures. The conflict here is not only between obedience to ‘moth-eaten scriptures’ and religion of one’s choice but between the poetry of pity and the prose of social necessity.Printed Pages: 44. View more info

The National Question: Selected Writings

By: Rosa Luxemburg

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 109268

ISBN: 9789350020050

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Printed Pages: 320. View more info

Tales from 1001 Arabian Nights

By: Sir Richard F. Burton

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105483

ISBN: 817224052X

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These tales comprise of fantasy and a whimsical plot arrangement; the story goes thus :Shahryar, king of India, inflamed with jealousy by his wife's infidelity and wanton ways, executes her. After which he resolves to take revenge on all womankind. Hence each night after having betrothed a beautiful girl, kills her the next morning.A stage comes when there is no eligible woman left for him except the daughter of his Wazir, Shahrazad. The Wazir, having no choice, gives hi... View more info

Vanity Fair (World Classics, Unabridged)

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

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Seller ID: 113799

ISBN: 9789386101648

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Printed Pages: 682. View more info

Titus Andronicus (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113752

ISBN: 9789386367068

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With the Emperor dead, his two sons, Saturninus and Bassianus, quarrel over who should succeed him; but neither are as popular as the general Titus Andronicus, returned to Rome victorious after a ten-year campaign, with Tamora, Queen of the Goths, and her three sons as his prisoners. Eschewing the throne, he endorses Saturninus as successor, and sacrifices the Queen's son Alarbus in memory of his own, lost in the war. But when the new emperor spurns Titus's amity and cho... View more info

Troilus and Cressida (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Seller ID: 113753

ISBN: 9789386367075

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It is the seventh year of the Trojan War. The Greek army is camped outside Troy and Achilles - their military hero - refuses to fight. Inside the city Troilus, the Trojan King's son, falls in love with Cressida, whose father has defected to the Greek camp. In an exchange of prisoners the couple are split - they believe forever. The honour of lovers and soldiers is tested as a fierce battle begins and heroes must prove their worth. Printed Pages: 112. View more info

Twelfth Night; Or, What You Will (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113754

ISBN: 9789386367082

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Romantic folly and false identites abound as an unusual love triangle takes the stage in this play about Orsino, the infatuated Duke of Illyria; Olivia, the countess he pursues; and Viola, the woman disguised as a man who comes between them. Printed Pages: 100. View more info

Two Gentlemen of Verona (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113755

ISBN: 9789386367099

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Leaving behind both home and beloved, a young man travels to Milan to meet his closest friend. Once there, however, he falls in love with his friend's new sweetheart and resolves to seduce her. Love-crazed and desperate, he is soon moved to commit cynical acts of betrayal, revealing how passion can prove more powerful than even the strongest loyalty owed to a friend. Printed Pages: 74. View more info

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113756

ISBN: 9789386367020

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A young prince meets with his father's ghost, who alleges that his own brother, now married to his widow, murdered him. The prince devises a scheme to test the truth of the ghost's accusation, feigning wild madness while plotting a brutal revenge. But his apparent insanity soon begins to wreak havoc on innocent and guilty alike. Printed Pages: 172. View more info

A Midsummer Nights Dream (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113757

ISBN: 9789386367136

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When four young lovers, fleeing the Athenian law and their own mismatched rivalries, take to the forest of Athens, their lives become entangled with a feud between the King and Queen of the Fairies. Some Athenian tradesmen, rehearsing a play for the forthcoming wedding of Duke Theseus and his bride, Hippolyta, unintentionally add to the hilarity. The result is a marvelous mix-up of desire and enchantment, merriment and farce, all touched by Shakespeare’s inimitable vis... View more info

All's Well That Ends Well (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113758

ISBN: 9789386367143

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Helena, physician's daughter of humble birth, cures the King of France and in return is promised the hand of any nobleman she wishes. But the man she chooses, the proud young Bertram, Count of Rosillion, flees to Florence, refusing to consent to the forced marriage unless Helena can pass two seemingly impossible tests. But with the help of the virginal Diana and her mother, Helena uses her wits and wiles to coerce Bertram into submission. Depicting the triumph of tricker... View more info

Love's Labour's Lost (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113759

ISBN: 9789386367150

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Ferdinand, King of Navarre and his lords Berowne, Dumaine, and Longaville agree to form an austere academy, taking a solemn to have no contact with women for three years. But when the Princess of neighbouring France arrives with her female attendants, their pledge is quickly placed under strain. Soon all are smitten and confusion abounds, as each struggles to secretly declare his love in this comedy of deception, desire and mistaken identity. Printed Pages: 112. View more info

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113760

ISBN: 9789386367037

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When it seems that Julius Caesar may assume supreme power, a plot to destroy him is hatched by those determined to preserve the threatened republic. But the different motives of the conspirators soon become apparent when high principles clash with malice and political realism. As the nation plunges into bloody civil war, this taut drama explores the violent consequences of betrayal and murder. Printed Pages: 116. View more info

The Tragedy of King Lear (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113761

ISBN: 9789386367044

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King Lear is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare. It depicts the gradual descent into madness of the title character, after he disposes of his kingdom giving bequests to two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, bringing tragic consequences for all. Printed Pages: 110. View more info

The Merry Wives of Windsor (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113762

ISBN: 9789386101945

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Wives may be merry, and yet honest too' In need of money, the fat and foolish Falstaff devises a scheme to seduce two married women and steal their husbands' wealth. By talking to each other, however, the wives soon discover his plan and begin to plot their own revenge. Printed Pages: 102. View more info

The Rape of Lucrece (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113763

ISBN: 9789386101952

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The Rape of Lucrece (1594) is a narrative poem by William Shakespeare about the legendary Lucretia. In his previous narrative poem, Venus and Adonis (1593), Shakespeare had included a dedicatory letter to his patron, the Earl of Southampton, in which he promised to write a "graver work". Accordingly, The Rape of Lucrece has a serious tone throughout. Printed Pages: 62. View more info

The Sonnets (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113764

ISBN: 9789386101969

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Shakespeare's sonnets are lyrical, haunting, beautiful and often breath-taking, representing one of the finest bodies of poetry ever penned. They demonstrate the writer's skill in capturing the full range of human emotions within a carefully prescribed form and creating something unique in every one. Printed Pages: 80. View more info

The Taming of the Shrew (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113765

ISBN: 9789386101976

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Bianca is beautiful and demure, with a plethora of woodbe suitors, but marriage is forbidden until her older sister Katherina finds a suitable match. The hitch? Fiery Katherina has sworn to deny the hand or demands of any would-be suitor. That is, until she meets her match in the wily Petrucio. As Katherina's own sharp tongue is met by Petrucio's feigned cruelty, the 'shrew' apparently capitulates. Or does she? Printed Pages: 102. View more info

The Tempest (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113766

ISBN: 9789386101983

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The Tempest begins with a storm of epic proportions and a shipwreck. Banished from Italy, Prospero lives on a remote island with his daughter. Using his magic, he vows to seek revenge on the injustice dealt to him by his brother, but in doing so, Shakespeare questions the difficulty of distinguishing ‘men’ from ‘monsters’, and the realities of justice. Printed Pages: 82. View more info

The Tragedy of Coriolanus (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $3.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113767

ISBN: 9789386101990

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A peerless general is offered the consulship of Rome after his triumph over the city of Corioles. Too proud to respect the will of the people, however, he soon finds himself despised by the mob, and speaks out passionately against popular rule. Driven from the city as a traitor, he allies himself with his old enemies and begins to plot a merciless revenge. Adapted into an acclaimed film directed by Ralph Feinnes and starring Gerard Butler and Vanessa Redgrave, Coriolanus... View more info

The Comedy of Errors (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113768

ISBN: 9789386101914

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Two sets of identical twins - Dromio and Antipholus of Syracuse and their brothers Dromio and Antipholus of Ephesus - having been separated at sea as children, find themselves in the same city for the first time as adults. Soon, their friends mistake the twins for one another and bewilderment abounds, as the wife of one man declares the other to be her husband, pronouncing him mad when he denies the claim. Exuberant, complex and brilliantly farcical, this is a hilarious ... View more info

The Life of Timon of Athens (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113769

ISBN: 9789386101921

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Timon of Athens (The Life of Tymon of Athens) is a play by William Shakespeare, published in the First Folio (1623) and probably written in collaboration with another author, most likely Thomas Middleton, in about 1605–1606. It is about the fortunes of an Athenian named Timon (and probably influenced by the philosopher of the same name). The central character is a well beloved citizen of Athens who through tremendous generosity spends his entire fortunes on corrupt han... View more info

The Merchant of Venice (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113770

ISBN: 9789386101938

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The Merchant of Venice, centers on the vengeful moneylender Shylock trying to exact a-figurative and literal-pound of flesh from the wealthy merchant Antonio, who borrows money from him for his friend Bassanio. The latter needs it to court the rich heiress Portia. The play's famous document is brought about when Portia, disguised as a lawyer, successfully defends Antonio from Shylock's vicious legal suit. Printed Pages: 106. View more info

King Richard II (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113771

ISBN: 9789386101853

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King Richard II rules England in a wasteful and short-sighted way, spending money unwisely and selecting his counselors foolishly. His manner ostracises him from his people and his country and it’s not long before both commoners and noblemen feel Richard has gone too far. When Richard seizes land that rightfully belongs to his cousin Henry Bolingbroke, Bolingbroke retaliates by invading England while Richard is at war in Ireland. More popular with the commoners, Henry ... View more info

King Richard III (World Classics Shakespeare Series)

By: William Shakespeare

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113772

ISBN: 9789386101860

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The play draws us to identify with Richard and his fantasy of total control of self and domination of others. Not yet king at the start of the play, Richard presents himself as an enterprising villain as he successfully plans to dispose of his brother Clarence. Richard achieves similar success in conquering the woman he chooses to marry. He carves a way to the throne through assassination and executions. Printed Pages: 144. View more info