Norton Critical Editions:World Literature

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    The Qur'an

    Jane Dammen McAuliffe


    Jane McAuliffe introduces the Qur’an as a living scripture, preparing readers for an informed encounter with the text.

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    Guy de Maupassant's Selected Works

    Guy de Maupassant, Robert Lethbridge, Sandra Smith


    This Norton Critical Edition includes thirty of Guy de Maupassant’s best short stories centring on war, the supernatural and French life, with an introduction and explanatory footnotes.

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    Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz: Selected Works

    Juana Inés de la Cruz, Anna More, Edith Grossman


    “Her language is a lesson in speaking to the moment and to the centuries both, and Edith Grossman captures its suggestiveness with a calm elegance.”—Alberto Ríos, author of The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body.

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    The Bhagavad Gita

    Gavin Flood, Gavin Flood, Charles Martin


    “A true translation whose literary qualities make it stand out from the rest.” –Daniel Gold, Cornell University

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    Swann's Way

    Marcel Proust, Susanna Lee


    In its centennial year, Marcel Proust’s masterpiece of literary imagination is available in a Norton Critical Edition.