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Justine, or the Misfortunes ... - The Marquis de Sade
 

Justine, or the Misfortunes ...The Marquis de Sade

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I have become whore through goodwill and libertine through virtue.’

Orphaned and penniless at the age of twelve, the beautiful and devout Justine embarks upon her remarkable odyssey. Her steadfast faith and naive trust in trust in everyon… more

Justine, or the Misfortunes of Virtue (Oxford World’s Classics)
The Marquis de Sade
OUP Oxford , English
life, love, and the oxford comma - andy groe
 

life, love, and the oxford commaandy groe

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The first collection of poetry from andy groe. Written with intent over the course of four years (2008-2012), it holds within its words the certain inevitabilities of life and love, with a bit of the seasons and laughter thrown in for good… more

life, love, and the oxford comma
andy groe
English
The Library - Marsh Adams
 

The LibraryMarsh Adams

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Once, his name had been a whisper of terror in the dark. Over the centuries since he had taken up his post many thaumaturgi had forgotten that vampires were as real as other creatures of magic. By the time he took a walk into Oxford on one … more

The Library
Marsh Adams
English
Todas las almas (Spanish Edition) - Javier Marías
 

Todas las almas (Spanish Edition)Javier Marías

Todas las almas cuenta la historia de los dos brumosos y singulares años que el narrador pasó en la Universidad de Oxford, una ciudad fuera del mundo y del tiempo.Y fuera de ambos viven los cautivadores personajes de esta novela: la amante … more

Todas las almas (Spanish Edition)
Javier Marías
Alfaguara , Spanish
The Unknowable: The Herbert ... - George Santayana
 

The Unknowable: The Herbert ...George Santayana

The Unknowable: The Herbert Spencer lecture Delivered at Oxford, 24 October, 1923 (1923)

The Unknowable: The Herbert Spencer lecture Delivered at Oxford, 24 October, 1923 (1923)
George Santayana
English
The Lives of the Artists - Giorgio Vasari
 

The Lives of the ArtistsGiorgio Vasari

These biographies of the great quattrocento artists have long been considered among the most important of contemporary sources on Italian Renaissance art. Vasari, who invented the term “Renaissance,” was the first to outline the influentia… more

The Lives of the Artists
Giorgio Vasari
Oxford University Press, USA , English
Aesop's Fables - Aesop
 

Aesop's FablesAesop

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The fables of Aesop have become one of the most enduring traditions of European culture, ever since they were first written down nearly two millennia ago. Aesop was reputedly a tongue-tied slave who miraculously received the power of speech… more

Aesop’s Fables
Aesop
Oxford University Press, USA , English
The Birth of Tragedy (Oxford... - Friedrich Nietzsche
 

The Birth of Tragedy (Oxford...Friedrich Nietzsche

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Yes, what is Dionysian? - This book provides an answer - “a man who knows” speaks in it, the initiate and disciple of his god.’

The Birth of Tragedy (1872) is a book about the origins of Greek tragedy and its relevance to the German cultu… more

The Birth of Tragedy (Oxford World’s Classics)
Friedrich Nietzsche
Oxford Paperbacks , English
Oxford Modern English Grammar - Bas Aarts
 

Oxford Modern English GrammarBas Aarts

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Oxford Modern English Grammar is Oxford’s brand new and definitive guide to English grammar. This book has been written by a leading expert in the field, covers both British and American English, and makes use of authentic spoken and writt… more

Oxford Modern English Grammar
Bas Aarts
OUP Oxford , English
Advice to a Young Man upon F... - Edward Berens
 

Advice to a Young Man upon F...Edward Berens

I have long thought that a book was wanted, of the nature of that which I have here attempted. How far I have succeeded in the attempt, the public will determine. I have had,—have at present,—and (if I live,) expect to have hereafter,—… more

Advice to a Young Man upon First Going to Oxford
Edward Berens
English
The fortunes and adventures ... - Floss Thomas Hall
 

The fortunes and adventures ...Floss Thomas Hall

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contracted form clearly precluding it from the nomenclature of a circle. Our hero, Raby Rattler, was just arrived at that age, which enabled him to tandem a retreat from college, having finished, he being about twenty-one, and profound in… more

The fortunes and adventures of Raby Rattler and his man
Floss Thomas Hall
English
Oxtale Soup: Stories of Oxfo... - Peter Norris, David  Shuffle...
 

Oxtale Soup: Stories of Oxfo...Peter Norris, David Shuffle...

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Twenty contemporary stories set in Oxford and other places in the Oxfordshire countryside, written by eight local authors. Prepare to laugh, cry or be scared out of your wits - with ghosts, death, crime, romance, birds and beasts, humour a… more

Oxtale Soup: Stories of Oxford and Oxfordshire
Peter Norris, David Shufflebotham, Jennifer Holmes, Michelle McDonough, Rachel Goth, Penelope E Hasler, Barbara Lorna Hudson, Klas Berglund Prytz
English
A Philosophical Enquiry into... - Edmund Burke
 

A Philosophical Enquiry into...Edmund Burke

An eloquent and sometimes even erotic book, the Philosophical Enquiry was long dismissed as a piece of mere juvenilia. However, Burke’s analysis of the relationship between emotion, beauty, and art form is now recognized as not only an impo… more

A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful
Edmund Burke
Oxford University Press, USA , English
The Essays of Elia I (Bridge... - Charles Lamb
 

The Essays of Elia I (Bridge...Charles Lamb

This is a collection of six short novels including Old China, Mackery End in Hertfordshire, New Year’s Eve, Oxford in the Vacation, The Old and the New Schoolmaster and The Old Margate Hoy.伊利亚随笔集(一)

《古瓷器》从瓷器追忆到过去的种种往事。作者真正是从小处入手,寥寥数千字写出了对过… more

The Essays of Elia I (Bridge Bilingual Classics) (English-Chinese Bilingual Edition) (Chinese Edition)
Charles Lamb
Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press , Chinese
The Corridor - Vic Neal
 

The CorridorVic Neal

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The Corridor is a documentary-style comedy which follows the lives of a group of Oxford students through their conversations, tweets, emails, video diaries and text messages. Far from attending lectures and writing essays, the students are … more

The Corridor
Vic Neal
Vic Neal , English
Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Bo... - Friedrich Nietzsche
 

Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Bo...Friedrich Nietzsche

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The profoundest book there is, born from the innermost richness of truth, an inexhaustible well into which no bucket descends without coming up with gold and goodness.’

Thus Spoke Zarathustra (1885) was Nietzsche’s own favourite among all… more

Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for Everyone and Nobody (Oxford World’s Classics)
Friedrich Nietzsche
OUP Oxford , English
Advice to a Young Man upon F... - Edward Berens
 

Advice to a Young Man upon F...Edward Berens

I have long thought that a book was wanted, of the nature of that which I have here attempted. How far I have succeeded in the attempt, the public will determine.I have had,—have at present,—and (if I live,) expect to have hereafter,—sev… more

Advice to a Young Man upon First Going to Oxford
Edward Berens
English
Oxford Tales, seven to twelv... - Neil Hancox, Sheila Johnson,...
 

Oxford Tales, seven to twelv...Neil Hancox, Sheila Johnson,...

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Short stories in and about or inspired by Oxford written by the Turl Street Story Tellers, an Oxford based writing group. This is the second in a series being published on-line, but see see two previous books of short stories published by t… more

Oxford Tales, seven to twelve (New Oxford Tales Book 2)
Neil Hancox, Sheila Johnson, Roger Marshall, Nichola May, Gwilym Scourfield, Nicola Wilcox
English
The Billionaire's Viewing Ro... - Season Parker, Romance Erotica
 

The Billionaire's Viewing Ro...Season Parker, Romance Erotica

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When you have billions of dollars why not build a “viewing room,” then you can watch all the sex you want…Real, Live, Erotic Sex…

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Todd was watching and listening intently. His screaming hard on was now at maximum size. He too… more

The Billionaire’s Viewing Room - Voyeurism, Seduction, Erotica
Season Parker, Romance Erotica
English
Beware of the Trains (Blooms... - Edmund Crispin
 

Beware of the Trains (Blooms...Edmund Crispin

How acute are your powers of perception? Do they begin to match those of Gervase Fen, Oxford don and sleuth supreme?First published in 1953, these sixteen short stories are classic examples of Fen’s crime-solving prowess. A professor of Eng… more

Beware of the Trains (Bloomsbury Reader)
Edmund Crispin
Bloomsbury Reader , English