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1 The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life (Hardback)

by John Carey

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 20/03/2014

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Best known for his provocative take on cultural issues in The Intellectuals and the Masses and What Good Are the Arts?, the author describes the... Read more

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2 The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot (Hardback)

by Rebecca Mead

Format: Hardback 304 pages
Published: 06/03/2014

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A celebration of George Eliot's life, work and greatest novel, exploring through a mixture of literary biography, deep reading and personal... Read more

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3 Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris (Hardback)

by Edmund White

Format: Hardback 272 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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An irresistible literary treat: a memoir of the social and sexual lives of New York City's cultural and intellectual in-crowd in the tumultuous... Read more

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4 Dreams of the Good Life: The Life of Flora Thompson and the Creation of Lark Rise to Candleford (Hardback)

by Richard Mabey

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 06/03/2014

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Revealing how a formidable imagination can arise from the humblest of beginnings, this title paints a poignant, unforgettable portrait of a... Read more

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5 A History of Silence (Hardback)

by Lloyd Jones

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 13/03/2014

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A moving memoir about family from Man Booker shortlisted author Lloyd Jones Read more

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6 Agatha Christie at Home (Paperback)

by Hilary Macaskill, Mathew Prichard

Format: Paperback 144 pages
Published: 27/03/2014

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An insight into the life and work of a much-loved author, illustrated with rarely-seen archive images and evocative photographs of Christie's... Read more

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