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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Treasure Island

    Among the host of dastardly characters meet Long John Silver, ship's cook and charming villain - is he young Jim's best ... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Kidnapped

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    The classic tale of a young boy's adventures on the Mississippi in the nineteenth century. Mark Twain's classic The... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    The Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition

    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a magical novel for adults and children alike. This new hardback i... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Peter Pan in Scarlet

    Neverland is calling again...Something is wrong in Neverland. Dreams are leaking out-strangely real dreams, of pirates a... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Just So Stories for Little Children

    How did the camel get his hump? Why won't cats do as they are told"? Who invented reading and writing? How did an inq... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales: A Selection

    Includes: The Tinder-Box; The Princess and the Pea; Thumbelina; The Little Mermaid; The Emperor's New Clothes; The Stead... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    Revel in Huck Finn's adventure on the Mississippi River in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn , the American mast... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass

    Collecting Alice's complete adventures, a source of delight to children and adults alike for generations, the Penguin ... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    The Wind in the Willows

    Kenneth Graham's The Wind in the Willows is one of the most celebrated works of literature for children, and this ... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    The Water Babies

    Tom, a poor orphan, is employed by the villainous chimney-sweep, Grimes, to climb up inside flues to clear away the so... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    The Complete Short Stories

    'Wilde did not converse - he told tales.' Oscar Wilde was already famous as a brilliant wit and raconteur when he fir... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Romeo and Juliet: The Oxford Shakespeare

    The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Victorian Fairy Tales

    'The Queen and the bat had been talking a good deal that afternoon...' The Victorian fascination with fairyland vivifie... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Scouting for Boys: A Handbook for Instruction in Good Citizenship

    'A trained scout will see little signs and tracks, he puts them together in his mind and quickly reads a meaning from th... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Selected Tales

    'Once upon a time in mid-winter, when the snowflakes were falling from the sky like down, a queen was sitting and sewing... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    The Jungle Books

    The story of the man-cub Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the Indian jungle, guided by his mentors Baloo the bear, Ba... More

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