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1 Quite A Good Time to be Born: A Memoir: 1935-1975 (Hardback)

by David Lodge

Format: Hardback 496 pages
Published: 29/01/2015

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The only child in a lower-middle-class family, who got his artistic genes from his musician father and his Catholic faith from his mother, the... Read more

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2 Lewis Carroll: The Man and his Circle (Hardback)

by Edward Wakeling

Format: Hardback 480 pages
Published: 30/11/2014

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This new biography of Carroll by leading international authority, Edward Wakeling, presents a fresh appraisal of the man based upon his social circle. Read more

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

by James Booth

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

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

by Alexander Larman

Format: Paperback 408 pages
Published: 12/02/2015

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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 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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6 Writing Home (Paperback)

by Alan Bennett

Format: Paperback 656 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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A collection of Alan Bennett's prose writings. It brings together diaries, reminiscences and reviews to give us a unique and unforgettable... Read more

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7 The Letters of T. S. Eliot: 1930-1931 Volume 5 - Letters of T. S. Eliot (Hardback)

by Matthew Hollis, John Haffenden, T. S. Eliot, Valerie Eliot

Format: Hardback 928 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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Features letters between Eliot and his associates, family and friends - his correspondents range from the Archbishop of York and the American... Read more

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8 The Essence of the Brontes: A Compilation with Essays (Paperback)

by Muriel Spark

Format: Paperback 328 pages
Published: 26/09/2014

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First published in 1993, this book brings together Muriel Spark's writings on the Bronte sisters, including a selection of their letters and a... Read more

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9 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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Presents the story of Ian Fleming at Goldeneye in Jamaica, where all his novels and stories on James Bond were written. This book includes... Read more

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