Alle boeken van schrijver Frederick Davidson (1-10)

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Engels | Paperback | 9781853260315
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Boek cover Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea van Jules Verne (Paperback)
With an exclusive introduction and notes by David Stuart Davies. Translation by Louis Mercier. Professor Aronnax, his faithful servant, Conseil, and the Canadian harpooner, Ned Land, begin an extremely hazardous voyage to rid the seas of a little-known and terrifying sea monster. However, the monster turns out to be a giant submarine, commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo, by whom they are soon held captive. So begins not only one of the great adventure classics by Jules Verne, the 'Father of Science Fiction', but also a truly fantastic voyage from the lost city of Atlantis to the South...
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Engels | Druk: New ed | Paperback | 9780141184388 | 256 pagina's
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Boek cover Down and Out in Paris and London van George Orwell (Paperback)
George Orwell's vivid memoir of his time living among the desperately poor and destitute, Down and Out in Paris and London is a moving tour of the underworld of society. 'You have talked so often of going to the dogs - and well, here are the dogs, and you have reached them.' Written when Orwell was a struggling writer in his twenties, it documents his 'first contact with poverty'. Here, he painstakingly documents a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resort, working as a dishwasher in Paris's vile 'Hotel X', surviving on...
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Engels | Druk: Rev ed | Paperback | 9780140449242
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Boek cover The Brothers Karamazov van Fyodor Dostoevsky (Paperback)
A Novel in Four Parts and an Epilogue
'The most magnificent novel ever written' Sigmund Freud The murder of brutal landowner Fyodor Karamazov changes the lives of his sons irrevocably: Mitya, the sensualist, whose bitter rivalry with his father immediately places him under suspicion for parricide; Ivan, the intellectual, driven to breakdown; the spiritual Alyosha, who tries to heal the family's rifts; and the shadowy figure of their bastard half-brother, Smerdyakov. Dostoyevsky's dark masterwork evokes a world where the lines between innocence and corruption, good and evil, blur, and everyone's faith in humanity is tested. ...
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Engels | Paperback | 9780141042701
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Boek cover Down and Out in Paris and London van George Orwell (Paperback)
The classic reimagined with cover art by Shepard Fairey
The perfect edition for any Orwell enthusiasts' collection, discover Orwell's personal account of life on the streets beautifully reimagined by renowned street artist Shepard Fairey To be poor and destitute in 1920s Paris and London was to experience life at its lowest ebb. George Orwell, penniless and with nowhere to go, found himself experiencing just this as he wandered the streets of both capitals in search of a job. By day, he tramped the streets, often passing time with 'screevers' or street artists, drunks and other hobos. At night, he stood in line for a bed in a 'spike' or doss...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780141196367
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Boek cover The Secret Pilgrim van John le Carré (Paperback)
The eighth of John le Carre's espionage novels to feature his most enduring and well-loved character, George Smiley, and a gripping feat of narrative brilliance, The Secret Pilgrim is published in Penguin Modern Classics with an afterword by the author. The Cold War is over and Ned has been demoted to the training academy. He asks his old mentor, George Smiley, to address his passing-out class. There are no laundered reminiscences; Smiley speaks the truth - perhaps the last the students will ever hear. As they listen, Ned recalls his own painful triumphs and inglorious failures, in a...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780007425792
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Boek cover Sharpes Tiger van Bernard Cornwell (Paperback)
The Siege of Seringapatam, 1799 (The Sharpe Series, Book 1)
Richard Sharpe avoids the tyrannical Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill and endeavours to rescue a British officer from under the nose of the Tippoo of Mysore. But in fleeing Hakeswill, Sharpe enters the exotic and dangerous world of the Tippoo. An adventure that will require all of his wits just to stay alive, let alone save the British army from catastrophe. Soldier, hero, rogue - Sharpe is the man you always want on your side. Born in poverty, he joined the army to escape jail and climbed the ranks by sheer brutal courage. He knows no other family than the regiment of...
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Engels | E-book | 9780061802676
Boek cover Pendragon van Stephen R Lawhead (Onbekend)
Book Four of the Pendragon Cycle
Arthur is king, but evil descends upon Britain's shore in many guises. Fragile alliances fray, threatening all that the noble liege has won. Meanwhile, Merlin too is tested on a mystical journey back through his own extraordinary past.
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780241198773
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Boek cover Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea van Jules Verne (Hardcover)
New to Penguin Classics, the great underwater adventure story in a stunning clothbound edition with original images. In this thrilling adventure tale by the Father of Science Fiction, three men embark on an epic journey under the sea with the mysterious Captain Nemo aboard his submarine the Nautilus. Over the course of their fantastical voyage, they encounter the lost city of Atlantis, the South Pole and the corals of the Red Sea, and must battle countless adversaries both human and monstrous. Vernes triumphant work of the imagination shows the limitless possibilities of science and the dark...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9781509827879
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Boek cover Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea van Jules Verne (Hardcover)
An Underwater Tour of the World
Three adventurers set out to kill a sea monster, but all is not as it seems. Out in the vast expanse of the Pacific they find not a beast but a submarine - the Nautilus, an advanced craft captained by the enigmatic Captain Nemo. Captured and hauled aboard, they accompany him through coral reefs, shipwrecks, and ancient ruins. There they hunt sharks, and battle giant squid, not realising that the greatest danger is Nemo himself, who will stop at nothing in his quest for vengeance. Beautifully illustrated by the French painter Edouard Riou, who worked with Jules Verne on six of his novels, this...
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Engels | E-book | 9789895622764
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Boek cover Down and Out in Paris and London van George Orwell (Onbekend)
'You have talked so often of going to the dogs - and well, here are the dogs, and you have reached them.' George Orwell's vivid memoir of his time among the desperately poor and destitute in London and Paris is a moving tour of the underworld of society. Here he painstakingly documents a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses, working as a dishwasher in the vile 'Hotel X', living alongside tramps, surviving on scraps and cigarette butts - in an unforgettable account of what being down and out is really like.
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