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The Great Writers Series
Published by Marshall Cavendish, these hardcover books (52 in total) were aimed at introducing the best books by the most famous writers published in the English language.

The books are grouped into three periods:

19th Century - issues 1-26
20th Century - issues 27-44
Classic Writers - issues 45-52

This collection also includes 52 booklets on each book detailing information about the writer's life, a reader's guide, the writer at work and sources and inspirations

marshall cavendish great writers collection

Title Author

Far From The Madding Crowd

Thomas Hardy

Great Expectations

Charles Dickens

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Oscar Wilde

The Mill on the Floss

George Eliot

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

The Fall of the House of Usher

Edgar Allan Poe

Vanity Fair

W. M. Thackeray

Wuthering Heights

Emily Bronte


Herman Melville

The Woman in White

Wilkie Collins

The Voyage of the 'Beagle'

Charles Darwin

Alice in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll

The Portrait of a Lady

Henry James

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

A. Conan Doyle

Little Women

Louisa M. Alcott

Barchester Towers

Anthony Trollope

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Mark Twain

Tess of the d'Urbervilles

Thomas Hardy


Mary Shelley


Sir Walter Scott

Romantic Poets

Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelly, Keats

Treasure Island

Robert Louis Stevenson


Elizabeth Gaskell

A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens

The Way of All Flesh

Samuel Butler

A Passage to India

E. M. Forster

Vile Bodies

Evelyn Waugh

The War Poets

Brooke, Sassoon, Owen, Rosenburg

Lord Jim

Joseph Conrad

The Virgin and the Gipsy and other stories

D. H. Lawrence

Love for Lydia

H. E. Bates


Rudyard Kipling

The Forsyte Saga

John Galsworthy

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Ernest Hemingway

The War of the Worlds

H. G. Wells

The Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald

To the Lighthouse

Virginia Woolf

I, Claudius

Robert Graves

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

Of Human Bondage

W. Somerset Maugham

The Comedians

Graham Greene

Bliss and other stories

Katherine Mansfield

The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck


William Shakespeare


William Shakespeare

The Pilgrim's Progress

John Bunyan

The Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer

Gulliver's Travels

Jonathan Swift

Tom Jones

Henry Fielding

Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe


Samuel Pepys


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