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Don Quixote (Penguin Classics)
Don Quixote (Penguin Classics)
by Miguel Cervantes
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Timeless classic, 23 Jun. 2014
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Penguin classics remain the standard for translations and presentation of the world classics. A humorous read for enjoyable leisure moments.


One Hundred Years of Solitude (Penguin Modern Classics)
One Hundred Years of Solitude (Penguin Modern Classics)
by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Edition: Paperback
Price: £6.29

5.0 out of 5 stars Modern classic, 23 Jun. 2014
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An extraordinary book, an unfamiliar country, characters and concept. The story of 4 generations of a family and the founding and final demise of a village. Civil war, magic, the coming to the village of a big corporation, murder, many extra-marital affairs, divided families..................


Children's World Atlas
Children's World Atlas
by DK
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £10.39

4.0 out of 5 stars Colourful introduction to the world and its people, 22 Aug. 2013
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An easy to read atlas for a young person who wants to find out about other countries and the people who live there. Good just to dip in when children meet a foreigner or hear about another country on the news. Will provoke questions, interest and comment.


The Calvin And Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book
The Calvin And Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book
by Bill Watterson
Edition: Paperback

4.0 out of 5 stars Another for Calvin & Hobbes fans, 22 Aug. 2013
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If you are a Calvin & Hobbes fan, here is another collection to enjoy. Several commentaries at the start by Bill Waterson, with his thoughts on the Comics in Transition, Sunday Strip, Licensing, Process............very interesting to read his views.Followed by a good collection of cartoons, plenty of big laughs!


Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders (Penguin Celebrations)
Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders (Penguin Celebrations)
by John Mortimer
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.99

5.0 out of 5 stars The first and very famous Rumpole case, 6 July 2013
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Rumpole often refers to "The Penge Bungalow Murders" as his first triumph! Another good story and a "must read" for Rumpole fans.


Calvin and Hobbes Sunday Pages: 1985-1995 (Calvin & Hobbes)
Calvin and Hobbes Sunday Pages: 1985-1995 (Calvin & Hobbes)
by Bill Watterson
Edition: Paperback
Price: £8.99

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5.0 out of 5 stars More great cartoons with Bill Waterson's commentaries, 6 July 2013
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Great cartoons, with so many varied layouts for the Sunday papers. Apart from the wonderful humour, some very interesting "insider" commentaries by the cartoonist about the planning, layout, design and drawing of each cartoon.


The Rainbow Troops
The Rainbow Troops
by Andrea Hirata
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £17.39

5.0 out of 5 stars Modern Indonesia classic, 6 July 2013
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A wonderful story about a small school for young Indonesians living on an island dominated by a foreign mining company. Their heroic teachers and a class of great children overcome all obstacles in their path to gain a valuable education. Funny, weepy, exciting by turns! A really enjoyable read.


Qualcast Panther 30 Hand Powered Cylinder Lawnmower (30 cm Cutting Width) (Old Version) (discontinued by manufacturer)
Qualcast Panther 30 Hand Powered Cylinder Lawnmower (30 cm Cutting Width) (Old Version) (discontinued by manufacturer)

4.0 out of 5 stars Good hand powered mower for a small lawn, 6 July 2013
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Well made machine, very light and easy to use. Cut is very good. Grass pick up not so good and the machine is a little noisy. However a very adequate mower and meets our requirements very well at an attractive price.


Never the Twain
Never the Twain
by Abdoel Moeis
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Indonesian and western cultures, 12 Mar. 2012
This review is from: Never the Twain (Paperback)
A classic Indonesian novel about the different Indonesian and western views of family, marriage, friendship and ambition in the last century.


Great Expectations
Great Expectations
by Charles Dickens
Edition: Paperback
Price: £21.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent legible print for a great novel, 12 Mar. 2012
This review is from: Great Expectations (Paperback)
Excellent legible print for a great novel. This edition makes one of Dicken's finest novels accessible to those with poor sight, without resorting to a magnifying glass.


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