Classic Literature

We are republishing Classic Literature and Fiction books in affordable, modern, high-quality editions often complete with extra content.
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Araby - A Short Story by James Joyce | Read & Co. Books
In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, we're sharing a short story from one of the greatest writers in Ireland's literary history. Immerse yourself in the modernist, avant-garde writing style of James Joyce's 'Araby', a short story from his famous collection 'Dubliners'. #jamesjoyce #dubliners #araby #classicfiction #readandcobooks
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Mother's Day Gift Books - Read & Co. Gift Editions
Make a change from flowers and chocolate and discover the perfect gifts for Mother's Day with our hand-picked selection of beautiful classic books. This fantastic collection of gift books for women has something for every mother figure in your life. #mothersday #giftsforher #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Charles Dickens - A Victorian Collection | Read & Co. Books
Author of countless stories and essays, Charles Dickens (born #onthisday in 1812) is one of the most iconic writers of all time. Join us on a journey through Victorian England as we take a closer look at some of his best work. #charlesdickens #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Romantic Valentine's Day Gifts | Read & Co.
Discover the perfect heartfelt Valentine's Day gift with our romantic book recommendations. These timeless volumes of poetry and fiction are ideal presents for new partners, long-time lovers, and friends. #valentinesdaygifts #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Where to Start with Classic Books: Tips for Beginners | Read & Co. Books
Do you feel pressured to broaden your knowledge of classic literature, but you're daunted by the prospect? We believe there's a classic out there for everyone. We've collated a list of tips and tricks that will help you find the perfect place to start with classic books. #shortclassicbooks #readingchallenge2024 #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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20 Short Classic Books to Help You Read More
We've compiled a list of the best short classic books to help you broaden your literary knowledge in no time. These 20 volumes are all masterful works of literature under 250 pages. Read on our blog. #shortclassicbooks #readingchallenge2024 #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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How to Read More Books | Read & Co. Books
It's the start of a brand-new year, and you've already hit a reading slump. We know the feeling. To help you keep up with your New Year's resolutions and reading goals, we've compiled a list of tips and tricks to help you read more books on our blog. #classicbooks #readmorebooks #readandcobooks
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Beautiful Classic Books - Read & Co. Gift Editions
These stunning editions of classic fiction make great gift books for readers. Wonderful additions to any library or perfect gifts to get them started reading classics, discover a collection of the most beautiful books to gift this Christmas. #beautifulclassicbooks #christmasgiftbooks #readandcobooks
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The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe | Read & Co. Books
In the run up to Halloween, we've been binge-watching Netflix's spooky new series 'The Fall of the House of Usher', based on some of Edgar Allan Poe's most spine-tingling stories. Discover our edition of the original story and uncover the mysteries of the House of Usher here. #edgarallanpoe #thefallofthehouseofusher #halloween #readandcobooks
Renowned Russian author Leo Tolstoy was born #onthisday in 1828. He is known for being one of the greatest novelists of all time and produced many short stories, philosophical essays, and plays. Discover our edition of his novel 'War and Peace' here. #leotolstoy #warandpeace #classicbooks #readandcobooks Leo, Novels, Great Novels, Russian Literature
War and Peace | Read & Co. Books
Renowned Russian author Leo Tolstoy was born #onthisday in 1828. He is known for being one of the greatest novelists of all time and produced many short stories, philosophical essays, and plays. Discover our edition of his novel 'War and Peace' here. #leotolstoy #warandpeace #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Moby-Dick | Read & Co. Books
Herman Melville was born #onthisday in 1819. His prolific work 'Moby-Dick' (1951) is considered by many literary scholars to be the greatest American novel of all time. Find our beautiful copy here. #mobydick #hermanmelville #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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O Pioneers! | Read & Co. Books
Willa Cather’s prolific novel ‘O Pioneers!’ was published #onthisday in 1913. The book is the first in the ‘Great Plains’ trilogy, and centres around immigrants living in Nebraska at the turn of the century. Discover Cather’s ground-breaking work here. #willacather #opioneers #classicbooks #readandcobooks
Known for his sharp mind, astute observations, and remarkable skills of deduction, Sherlock Holmes is the most influential detective in literary history. Explore his legacy and examine the story beyond his fictional adventures in our latest blog post. #sherlockholmes #detectivefiction #classicbooks #readandcobooks Baker Street, Sherlock, Deduction, Arthur Conan Doyle, Arthur Conan, Conan Doyle, Holmes
The Legacy of Sherlock Holmes: Beyond His Adventures
Known for his sharp mind, astute observations, and remarkable skills of deduction, Sherlock Holmes is the most influential detective in literary history. Explore his legacy and examine the story beyond his fictional adventures in our latest blog post. #sherlockholmes #detectivefiction #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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1984 by George Orwell - Book Review | Read & Co. Books
Prolific English writer, George Orwell, was born #onthisday in 1903. Uncover his work on our website, and read our review of his powerful dystopian novel ‘Nineteen Eighty-Four’ to learn more about the pioneering author. #georgeorwell #animalfarm #classicbooks #readandcobooks
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Fanny Burney Biography | Authors | Read & Co. Books
Discover Fanny Burney's three captivating novels of manners, 'Evelina', 'Cecilia', and 'Camilla'. Follow the three titular heroines as they navigate family relationships, romance, and aristocracy in satirical tales of sensibility. Find our beautiful editions on our website. #fannyburney #evelina #classicbooks #readandcobooks