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The latest, expanded issue of NOBROW comes out this November, bringing us a luxurious mix of illustration and narrative art around the theme of the double: doppelgangers, duplicates, twins, shadows, reflections...

We were so taken with the topic that we've pooled some of our favourite literary, artistic and cinematic doubles -- from uncanny likenesses such as Edgar Allen Poe's William Wilson to familial twins like those in Dead Ringers.

So have a look through and pick up a treat to indulge the peculiar thrill of having your very individuality undermined...

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A Face to the World: On Self-Portraits
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Laura Cumming
 
Focusing on the art of self-portraiture, this effortlessly engaging exploration of the lives of artists sheds fascinating light on some of the most extraordinary portraits in art history.
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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and ...
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Robert Louis Stevenson; Robert Mighall
 
A story of respectable Dr Jekyll's strange association with the 'damnable young man' Edward Hyde; the hunt through fog-bound London for a killer; and the final revelation of Hyde's true...
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Her Fearful Symmetry
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Audrey Niffenegger
 
Julia and Valentina Poole are normal American teenagers - normal, at least, for identical 'mirror' twins who have no interest in college or jobs. But everything changes when they receive...
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Strangers on a Train
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Patricia Highsmith
 
'Bruno slammed his palms together.' Hey! Cheeses, what an idea! I kill your wife and you kill my father! We meet on a train, see, and nobody knows we know...
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The Double: Enemy
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Jose Saramago; Margaret Jull Costa
What happens when Deadline M-ximo Afonso, a 38-year-old professor of history, discovers that there is a man living in the same city who is identical to him on every physical...
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The New York Trilogy
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Paul Auster
A triology of three cleverly interconnected novels that exploit the elements of standard detective fiction.
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Shadow
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Suzy Lee
 
A wordless book with simple yet rich illustrations about a girl playing with shadows in her attic.
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A Tale of Two Cities
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Charles Dickens; Andrew Sanders
 
As the the bicentennary of the French Revolution draws near, Dickens' historical novel serves as a timely reminder of nineteenth-century reactions to that great...
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The Awakening & the Struggle: Book 1 & 2
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L. J. Smith
 
A compelling sequence from the best selling author of Night World!
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Despair
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Vladimir Nabokov
 
Self-satisfied, delighting in the many fascinating quirks of his own personality, Hermann Hermann is perhaps not to be taken too seriously. But then a chance meeting with a man he...
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Notes from Underground and the Double
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Ronald Wilks;...
 
Alienated from society and paralysed by a sense of the author's own insignificance, this book tells the story of his tortured life. It describes his refusal to become a worker...
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City of Glass: Graphic Novel
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Paul Auster; Art Spiegelman; Paul...
 
City of Glass: Graphic Novel.
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Selected Tales
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Edgar Allan Poe; David Van Leer
 
Since their first publication in the 1830s and 1840s, Edgar Allan Poe's extraordinary Gothic tales have established themselves as classics of horror fiction and have...
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The Uncanny
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Sigmund Freud; Hugh Haughton; David...
 
Features Leonardo da Vinci's character and the nature of his genius. This book explores his sexuality - 'why did da Vinci depict the naked human body the way he did?'...
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Twins of Evil
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Shaun Hutson
 
Karnstein Castle stands like a bird of prey on the highest point of the hills that surround the village below. By day the village of Karnstein is a peaceful place...
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The Scapegoat
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Daphne Du Maurier; Lisa Appignanesi
 
A masterful exploration of doubling and identity, and of the dark side of the self. One of du Maurier's most accomplished novels.
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