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Product Description: Tolstoy's epic novel of love, destiny and self-destruction, in a gorgeous new clothbound edition from Penguin Classics. Anna Karenina seems to have everything - beauty, wealth, popularity and an adored son. But she feels that her life is empty until the moment she encounters the impetuous officer Count Vronsky...read more
By John Bayley (contributor), Richard Pevear (trans), Leo Tolstoy and Larissa Volokhonsky (trans)

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9780141199610 | Penguin Classics, September 30, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Tolstoy's epic novel of love, destiny and self-destruction, in a gorgeous new clothbound edition from Penguin Classics.

By Leonid Arinshtein (editor), John Bayley (editor), A. D. P. Briggs (editor), Anthony Cross (editor), Paul Debreczeny (editor), S. A. Fomichev (editor), D. S. Likhachev (editor), Thomas J. Shaw (editor), Iain Sproat (editor), William B. Todd (editor) and Vladimir Vatsuro (editor)

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9780907681045 | Charles Schlacks Jr Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $49.95

Product Description: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 Excerpt: ...the house of the commander...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Leonid Arinshtein (editor), John Bayley (editor), A. D. P. Briggs (editor), Anthony Cross (editor), Paul Debreczeny (editor), S. A. Fomichev (editor), D. S. Likhachev (editor), Thomas J. Shaw (editor), Iain Sproat (editor), William B. Todd (editor) and Vladimir Vatsuro (editor)

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9780907681038 | Charles Schlacks Jr Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781104046194 | Kessinger Pub Co, February 28, 2009, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Collects Tolstoy's shorter fiction, offering insight into his life as a soldier, married life, interest in peasantry, belief in truth and simplicity, and interest in religion. (view table of contents)

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9780375411724 | Everymans Library, August 1, 2001, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Collects Tolstoy's shorter fiction, offering insight into his life as a soldier, married life, interest in peasantry, belief in truth and simplicity, and interest in religion.

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A complete collection of short fiction by the creator of Philip Marlowe includes stories from two prior anthologies--Trouble Is My Business and The Simple Art of Murder--as well as 'Blackmailers Don't Shoot,' 'The Pencil,' 'English Summer,' and more. 35,000 first printing.
By John Bayley (introduced by) and Raymond Chandler

Hardcover:

9780375415005 | Everymans Library, October 1, 2002, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A complete collection of short fiction by the creator of Philip Marlowe includes stories such as 'Blackmailers Don't Shoot,' 'The Pencil,' and 'English Summer.

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Presents a collection of both familiar and many unfamiliar short stories, including 'The Private Life,' 'A Round of Visits,' and 'The Turn of the Screw.' (view table of contents)
By John Bayley (introduced by) and Henry James

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9780375409363 | Everymans Library, March 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of both familiar and many unfamiliar short stories, including 'The Private Life,' 'A Round of Visits,' and 'The Turn of the Screw.

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Presents a collection of both familiar and many unfamiliar short stories, including 'The Private Life,' 'A Round of Visits,' and 'The Turn of the Screw.' (view table of contents)

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9780375409356 | Everymans Library, March 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of both familiar and many unfamiliar short stories, including 'The Private Life,' 'A Round of Visits,' and 'The Turn of the Screw.

By Leonid Arinshtein (editor), John Bayley (editor), A. D. P. Briggs (editor), Anthony Cross (editor), Paul Debreczeny (editor), S. A. Fomichev (editor), D. S. Likhachev (editor), J. Thomas Shaw (trans), Thomas J. Shaw (editor), William B. Todd (editor) and Vladimir Vatsuro

Hardcover:

9780907681052 | Charles Schlacks Jr Pub, December 1, 1997, cover price $49.95

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9788420633084 | Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007, cover price $28.95

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The author describes life with his wife, Iris Murdoch, and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease

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9780312253820 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, November 1, 1999), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The author describes life with his wife, Iris Murdoch, and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease
9780783885643 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, May 1, 1999), cover price $29.95
9780756756413 | Diane Pub Co, April 1, 1999, cover price $23.00
9780312198640 | St Martins Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A moving memoir by the husband of the great contemporary writer Dame Iris Murdoch captures the ineffable mystery and fascination that she has exerted on both him and her readers and chronicles her recent sad struggle with Alzheimer's disease.

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9780312421113 | St Martins Pr Special, November 1, 2001, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The author describes life with his wife, Iris Murdoch, and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease

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9780736644723 | Unabridged edition (Books on Tape, July 1, 1999), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A melodious, affecting tribute to one of the greatest writers of her time--now stricken with Alzheimer's disease--by her devoted husband of over forty years "I was living in a fairy story--the kind with sinister overtones and not always a happy ending--in which a young man loves a beautiful maiden who returns his love but is always disappearing into some unknown and mysterious world, about which she will reveal nothing.

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Product Description: A melodious, affecting tribute to one of the greatest writers of her time--now stricken with Alzheimer's disease--by her devoted husband of over forty years "I was living in a fairy story--the kind with sinister overtones and not always a happy ending--in which a young man loves a beautiful maiden who returns his love but is always disappearing into some unknown and mysterious world, about which she will reveal nothing...read more

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9780743800150 | Natl Book Network, July 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A melodious, affecting tribute to one of the greatest writers of her time--now stricken with Alzheimer's disease--by her devoted husband of over forty years "I was living in a fairy story--the kind with sinister overtones and not always a happy ending--in which a young man loves a beautiful maiden who returns his love but is always disappearing into some unknown and mysterious world, about which she will reveal nothing.

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Product Description: This 1981 book suggests an insightful approach to Hardy as a poet and novelist. With the novels in particular it concentrates not so much on ideas and attitudes as on the texture of the writing, and on the crucial importance in it between one kind of exposition and another...read more

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9780521218146 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 28, 1978), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: This 1981 book suggests an insightful approach to Hardy as a poet and novelist.

Paperback:

9780521284622 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1981, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This 1981 book suggests an insightful approach to Hardy as a poet and novelist.

By Leonid Arinshtein (editor), John Bayley (editor), A. D. P. Briggs (editor), Anthony Cross (editor), Paul Debreczeny (editor), S. A. Fomichev (editor), D. S. Likhachev (editor), Thomas J. Shaw (editor), Iain Sproat (editor), William B. Todd (editor) and Vladimir Vatsuro (editor)

Hardcover:

9780907681021 | Charles Schlacks Jr Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $49.95

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A collection of prose and poetry that has travelled with John Bayley for most of his 75 years. Unlike many anthologies, Bayley's is highly personal He remembers favourite books from his childhood and teenage years, and considers the ways in which books can raise the spirits.

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9780349114965 | New edition (Abacus, November 1, 2002), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of prose and poetry that has travelled with John Bayley for most of his 75 years.

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Product Description: Book by Bayley, John (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780826454546 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, July 1, 2001, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Book by Bayley, John

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Product Description: Although Housman's three collections of poems, the third published posthumously, have remained continuously popular, they have not received much serious critical attention. Bayley makes up for the omission in this thorough and comprehensive reappraisal of the whole oeuvre, placing Housman's achievement in the context of the poetry of his own time and of more recent European and American poetry...read more

Hardcover:

9780198117636 | Clarendon Pr, May 1, 1992, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Although Housman's three collections of poems, the third published posthumously, have remained continuously popular, they have not received much serious critical attention.

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Product Description: John Bayley's only novel explores the effect of `the first cold winter of peace' on a group of British servicemen stationed after the war in a small town on the Rhine.

Hardcover:

9780192851796 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1986), cover price $4.60 | About this edition: John Bayley's only novel explores the effect of `the first cold winter of peace' on a group of British servicemen stationed after the war in a small town on the Rhine.

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Author and literary critic John Bayley was married to novelist Iris Murdoch until her death in February 1999. In this memoir he recounts their life together, up to and including their realization that Dame Iris was suffering from Alzheimer's disease.

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9780349114293 | New edition (Gardners Books, January 3, 2002), cover price $13.15 | About this edition: Author and literary critic John Bayley was married to novelist Iris Murdoch until her death in February 1999.

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The husband of Iris Murdoch and author of Elegy for Iris, follows up his moving memoir of his wife's struggle with memory loss by recalling his own past, describing vivid scenes of his childhood in colonial India, his vacations on the English coast, his early love of literature, and his romance with Iris. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780754014249 | Large print edition (Chivers, June 1, 2000), cover price $55.01
9780786224739 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 1, 2000), cover price $30.95
9780393048568 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1999, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The husband of Iris Murdoch and author of Elegy for Iris, follows up his moving memoir of his wife's struggle with memory loss by recalling his own past, describing vivid scenes of his childhood in colonial India, his vacations on the English coast, his early love of literature, and his romance with Iris.

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9780393320794 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 2000, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The husband of Iris Murdoch and author of Elegy for Iris, follows up his moving memoir of his wife's struggle with memory loss by recalling his own past, describing vivid scenes of his childhood in colonial India, his vacations on the English coast, his early love of literature, and his romance with Iris.

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The last year or so of Iris Murdoch's life provides the framework for this book, but within this structure, John Bayley returns to memories of his own earlier life, and of more than 40 years of marriage to Iris. He describes how he coped with her illness by using memory as a friend and consolation.

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9780349113104 | New edition (Gardners Books, September 7, 2000), cover price $12.90 | About this edition: The last year or so of Iris Murdoch's life provides the framework for this book, but within this structure, John Bayley returns to memories of his own earlier life, and of more than 40 years of marriage to Iris.

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9780746307441 | Northcote House Pub Ltd, June 1, 1997, cover price $19.95

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A collection of essays on the benefits and challenges of being, or living with, a writer includes Nadine Gordimer's reflections on living with herself, Margaret Drabble on her relationship with Malcolm Holroyd, and Paul Theroux's experiences with V. S. Naipaul.
By John Bayley (contributor), Malcolm Bradbury (contributor), Margaret Drabble (contributor), Nadine Gordimer (contributor), Dale Salwak (editor) and John Updike (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781403904768 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 6, 2004, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays on the benefits and challenges of being, or living with, a writer includes Nadine Gordimer's reflections on living with herself, Margaret Drabble on her relationship with Malcolm Holroyd, and Paul Theroux's experiences with V.

By Leonid Arinshtein (editor), John Bayley (editor), A. D. P. Briggs (editor), Anthony Cross (editor), Paul Debreczeny (editor), S. A. Fomichev (editor), D. S. Likhachev (editor), Thomas J. Shaw (editor), Iain Sproat (editor), William B. Todd (editor) and Vladimir Vatsuro (editor)

Hardcover:

9780907681014 | Charles Schlacks Jr Pub, June 1, 1999, cover price $55.00

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