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1 Philip Larkin: Life, Art and Love (Hardback)

by James Booth

Format: Hardback 544 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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2 Goldeneye: Where Bond Was Born: Ian Fleming's Jamaica (Hardback)

by Matthew Parker

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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From 1946 until the end of his life, Ian Fleming lived for two months of every year at Goldeneye - the house he built on a point of high land... Read more

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3 Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator (Hardback)

by Jean Findlay

Format: Hardback 368 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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C K Scott Moncrieff's celebrated translation of Proust's A La Recherche du Temps Perdu was first published in 1922 and was a work which... Read more

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4 Blazing Star: The Life and Times of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (Hardback)

by Alexander Larman

Format: Hardback 408 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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A thrilling portrait of the wild freedoms enjoyed at the court of Charles II, focusing on the most notorious man of the age, the scandalous Earl of... Read more

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5 Horace and Me: Life Lessons from an Ancient Poet (Paperback)

by Harry Eyres

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 17/07/2014

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6 Salinger (Paperback)

by David Shields, Shane Salerno

Format: Paperback 720 pages
Published: 17/07/2014

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A highly anticipated cultural event: the first definitive biography of one of the most beloved and mysterious figures in American history. Read more

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7 Land's Edge: A Coastal Memoir (Paperback)

by Tim Winton

Format: Paperback 128 pages
Published: 22/05/2014

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Tim Winton's homage to the ocean and his childhood is a magnificent celebration of life at its limits Read more

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8 Dante in Love (Paperback)

by A. N. Wilson

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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A. N. Wilson is one of the most popular and bestselling historians and biographers writing in Britain today and in Dante In Love he brings to life... Read more

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9 Jane Austen's Country Life (Hardback)

by Deirdre Le Faye

Format: Hardback 272 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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In this richly illustrated book, Deirdre Le Faye explores and evokes country life in Jane Austen's day, offering new perspectives on her life... Read more

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10 This is the Story of a Happy Marriage (Paperback)

by Ann Patchett

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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