Publisher SeriesPenguin Clothbound Classics


Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell 4,593 copies, 131 reviews2008
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 38,950 copies, 436 reviews2008
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë 59,728 copies, 923 reviews2008
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 26,516 copies, 384 reviews2008
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde 40,042 copies, 626 reviews2008
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 81,085 copies, 1,371 reviews2008
Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy 19,392 copies, 248 reviews2008
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky 44,739 copies, 489 reviews2008*
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland / Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll 25,866 copies, 294 reviews2009
Emma by Jane Austen 38,521 copies, 507 reviews2009
The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle 15,528 copies, 303 reviews2009
Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence 13,769 copies, 218 reviews2009
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott 26,867 copies, 403 reviews2009
The Odyssey by Homer 35,946 copies, 461 reviews2009
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens 24,603 copies, 237 reviews2009
The Sonnets and A Lover's Complaint by William Shakespeare 850 copies, 5 reviews2009
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 34,627 copies, 432 reviews2009
A Christmas Carol And Other Christmas Writings by Charles Dickens 1,301 copies, 21 reviews2010
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 18,049 copies, 167 reviews2010
The Inferno by Dante Alighieri 24,291 copies, 211 reviews2010
Bleak House by Charles Dickens 13,811 copies, 248 reviews2011
Dracula by Bram Stoker 36,007 copies, 614 reviews2011
Hard Times by Charles Dickens 10,696 copies, 131 reviews2011
Middlemarch by George Eliot 17,949 copies, 330 reviews2011
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen 21,916 copies, 417 reviews2011
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens 37,124 copies, 454 reviews2011
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas 25,918 copies, 430 reviews2012
Jabberwocky and Other Nonsense: Collected Poems (Penguin Clothbound Classics) by Lewis Carroll 209 copies, 3 reviews2012
Les Misérables by Victor Hugo 26,604 copies, 335 reviews2012
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 43,569 copies, 517 reviews2013
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy 38,943 copies, 626 reviews2013
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer 22,257 copies, 168 reviews2013
Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy 11,520 copies, 198 reviews2013
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley 43,307 copies, 713 reviews2013
Moby Dick by Herman Melville 35,916 copies, 537 reviews2013
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 23,561 copies, 299 reviews2013
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 14,838 copies, 191 reviews2013
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 21,295 copies, 278 reviews2014
The Iliad by Homer 27,876 copies, 381 reviews2014
The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling 5,813 copies, 55 reviews2014
Love and Freindship: And Other Youthful Writings by Jane Austen 405 copies, 4 reviews2014
Paradise Lost by John Milton 14,124 copies, 112 reviews2014
The Pearl by John Steinbeck 13,369 copies, 206 reviews2014
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James 10,928 copies, 125 reviews2014
The Travels of Marco Polo by Marco Polo 5,138 copies, 55 reviews2015
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh 12,719 copies, 263 reviews2016
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole 21,569 copies, 476 reviews2016
The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham 7,539 copies, 208 reviews2016
The Guermantes Way & Sodom and Gomorrah by Marcel Proust 806 copies, 6 reviews2016
In Search of Lost Time: The Captive, The Fugitive & Time Regained by Marcel Proust 659 copies, 7 reviews2016
Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs 7,058 copies, 68 reviews2016
Orlando: A Biography by Virginia Woolf 10,747 copies, 172 reviews2016
Swann's Way & Within A Budding Grove by Marcel Proust 1,485 copies, 19 reviews2016
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë 7,660 copies, 170 reviews2016
Villette by Charlotte Brontë 8,903 copies, 146 reviews2016
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy 29,230 copies, 452 reviews2016
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys 8,581 copies, 254 reviews2016
20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne 18,716 copies, 254 reviews2017
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle 15,926 copies, 249 reviews2018
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 30,918 copies, 445 reviews2018
The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy 8,372 copies, 114 reviews2018
Wagner : The Ring of the Nibelung [libretto] by Richard Wagner 571 copies, 2 reviews2018
Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy 10,248 copies, 141 reviews2019
Sanditon by Jane Austen 1,269 copies, 35 reviews2019
Tales from 1,001 Nights: Aladdin, Ali Baba and Other Favourites (Penguin Hardback Classics) by Anonymous 251 copies, 2 reviews2019
Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version by Philip Pullman 1,443 copies, 39 reviews2020
Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf 20,923 copies, 325 reviews2020
1984 by George Orwell 82,953 copies, 1,285 reviews2021
Animal Farm by George Orwell 60,773 copies, 883 reviews2021
The Lonely Londoners by Sam Selvon 884 copies, 27 reviews2021
The Monkey King's Amazing Adventures: A Journey to the West in Search of Enlightenment. China's Most Famous Traditional Novel by Wu Cheng'en 47 copies, 1 review2021
The Aeneid by Virgilio 23,247 copies, 197 reviews2021*
Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne 17,335 copies, 266 reviews2021*
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 45,292 copies, 769 reviews2021*
The Turn of the Screw and Other Ghost Stories by Henry James 173 copies, 1 review2022
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 52,728 copies, 702 reviews

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Designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith, the clothbound covers either have patterns stamped in foil, or the foil pattern is printed (if after November 2021). They include an integral ribbon bookmark and coloured endpapers. (English, Technical/disambiguation notice)
* Notes: The 2008 edition of Crime and Punishment has a cover of red pattern on cream, and the 2018 reissue has a cover of red pattern on black. Two books, Around the World in Eighty Days and The Aeneid were delayed from the 2020 schedule and published November 2021. December 2021, The Little Prince was the first of the series with printed foil. (English, Technical/disambiguation notice)

Other Names

English: Penguin Clothbound Hardcover Classics


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