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Publisher: Лимбус Пресс
Year: 2007
ISBN: 5-­8370-­0454-­4

«Американская пастораль» — по-­своему уникальный роман. Как нынешних российских депутатов закон призывает к ответу за предвыборные обещания, так Филип Рот требует ответа у Америки за посулы богатства, общественного порядка и личного благополучия, выданные ею своим гражданам в XX веке. Главный герой — Швед Лейвоу — женился на красавице «Мисс Нью-­Джерси», унаследовал отцовскую фабрику и сделался владельцем старинного особняка в Олд-­Римроке. Казалось бы, мечты сбылись, но однажды сусальное американское счастье разом обращается в прах…

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This extraordinary, magical novel is the story of Clare and Henry who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-­six, and were married when Clare was twenty-­two and Henry thirty. Impossible but true, because Henry is one of the...

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Если встал на бандитскую тропу, придется идти до конца. Леону это ясно с самого начала, как только он поучаствовал в первой разборке и убил первого `братка` из враждебной группировки. Его путеводная звезда – Наташа, дочь всесильного городского пахана Графа, ради нее он будет рваться к вершинам криминальной власти. Он знает, какие реки крови будут пролиты во время `стрелок` и разборок с соперниками, – после гибели Графа каждый из них хочет прибрать к рукам город. И Леон готов пролить эту кровь.

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The Classic Christmas tale that we all know and love. Scrooge is a miserable miser with no friends, who has isolated all his family and passed up the best choices in life. But he is about to get a second chance. Three nightly visitors are about to give him a final choice on how to view his life. A great story of learning about some of the most important things in life, compassion and a giving spirit. Beutifully Illustrated wiht a compilation of illustrations by two different artists.

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A king foolishly divides his kingdom between his scheming two oldest daughters and estranges himself from the daughter who loves him. So begins this profoundly moving and disturbing tragedy that, perhaps more than any other work in literature, challenges the notion of a coherent and just universe. The king and others pay dearly for their shortcomings--­as madness, murder, and the anguish of insight and forgiveness that arrive too late combine to make this an all-­embracing tragedy of evil and suffering.

Each Edition Includes:
• Comprehensive explanatory notes
• Vivid introductions and the most up-­to-­date scholarship
• Clear, modernized spelling and punctuation, enabling contemporary readers to understand the Elizabethan English
• Completely updated, detailed bibliographies and performance histories
• An interpretive essay on film adaptations of the play, along with an extensive filmography

From the Paperback edition.

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From the no. 1 bestselling author of PS, I Love You comes an enchanting novel about two childhood friends whom fate and destiny can't help toying with! From naughty children to rebellious teenagers, Rosie and Alex have stuck by each other through...

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Jude the Obscure, the last of Thomas Hardy's novels, began as a magazine serial and was first published in book form in 1895. Its hero, Jude Fawley, is a working-­class young man who dreams of becoming a scholar. The other main character is his cousin, Sue Bridehead, who is also his central love interest. The themes in the novel revolve around issues of class, education, religion and marriage.

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