Books by Publisher: Penguin Life

    Walden and Civil Disobedience

    By Henry David Thoreau

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    Disdainful of America's booming commercialism and industrialism, Henry David Thoreau left Concord, Massachusetts, in 1845 to live in solitude in the woods near Walden Pond. Walden, the account of his stay, conveys at once a naturalist's wonder at the commonplace and a Transcendentalist's yearning for spiritual truth and self-reliance.

    Leaves of Grass

    By Walter Whitman

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Features the poem of the author.

    Oresteia

    By Aeschylus

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    A king's decision to sacrifice his daughter and turn the tide of war inflicts lasting damage on his family, culminating in a terrible act of retribution.

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