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Penguin Classics: A Complete Annotated Listing [Kindle Edition]

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A Complete Annotated Listing



More than 1,500 titles in print

Authoritative introductions and notes by leading academics and contemporary authors

Up-to-date translations from award-winning translators

Readers guides and other resources available online

Penguin Classics on air online radio programs



Product Details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 5762 KB
  • Print Length: 1126 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Classic (Jan. 31 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B006WEZ97M
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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Amazon.com: 3.5 out of 5 stars  6 reviews
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Useful reference for classic literature lovers Feb. 28 2012
By Berklee Boy - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Penguin Classics Series for Kindle are often quite reasonably priced and generally have the best links to useful notes provided for historical novels and/or foreign translations. It is a real drag, however, to try to separate the gold from the dross by doing a normal search on Amazon.

This catalog - which is FREE - gives page numbers, editors names, and paper book prices and offers several different ways to find exactly what you may be looking for.

How can you go wrong for this price??
11 of 16 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Crippled by Lack of Imagination Feb. 21 2012
By hirath - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I was looking forward to this eBook listing of all the Penguin Classics titles currently available. I have been a lover of Penguin books - the Classics series in particular - for most of my 50 years. What a disappointment this book is, though!

Reading the publishers' note, I was encouraged to see them touting the availability of their backlist in eBook form. So when I got to the actual listings, I was taken aback by what I found. There are no active links in this eBook that I can find. Surely this would have been a great sales / marketing tool for Penguin. The very first entry, Flatland by Edward A. Abbott, seemed interesting. But could I tap anywhere to buy it? No. And now I probably will forget about it in the glut of other, far more readily available items I can get to in no time at all. Penguim Classics editos: you have missed a golden opportunity to increase your sales exponentially!

If you want a convenient listing of all the currently available books from this publisher, go ahead and download this item. Otherwise, don't bother and simply go to the Penguin Classics website or search for "penguin classics" in the Kindle Store. *However, there are only a little over 100 titles listed - if you own a Kindle, you're mainly out of luck as this publisher seems to prefer producing eBooks in ePub format. Again, a very poor choice on their part, and it makes you wonder why they bothered putting this list out there in the first place...

All in all, a classic example of how an old media company just doesn't "get" e-publishing at all. Very sad.

*My thanks to Andromeda for pointing out a serious error in the original review. Let's hope you're right, Andromeda, and these are all just teething pains. But it does still illustrate how far behind traditional publishers are in the digital publishing game.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very helpful! Oct. 24 2013
By A Classic Book Enthusiast - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
This is a great resource for people who love classic literature. It will definitely help me to make up my mind on which book to but next. I highly recommend it.
4.0 out of 5 stars Very handy June 2 2015
By Big Apple - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Love browsing through this.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars March 31 2015
By Jonah Platt - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
awesome thing!

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