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1 The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot (Paperback)

by Rebecca Mead

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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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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2 How Proust Can Change Your Life (Paperback)

by Alain de Botton

Format: Paperback 224 pages
Published: 09/04/1998

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3 Alan Turing: The Enigma (Paperback)

by Andrew Hodges

Format: Paperback 768 pages
Published: 05/03/1992

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Alan Turing was the extraordinary Cambridge mathematician who masterminded the cracking of the German Enigma ciphers and transformed the Second... Read more

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4 The Art of Fiction (Paperback)

by David Lodge

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 07/04/2011

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A collection that considers the art of fiction under a wide range of headings, drawing on writers as diverse as Henry James, Martin Amis, Jane... Read more

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5 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die - 1001 (Paperback)

by Cassell Illustrated, Peter Boxall

Format: Paperback 960 pages
Published: 01/10/2012

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A comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the best fiction from around the world. Completely redesigned with over 150 new images. Read more

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6 Collected Poems (Paperback)

by Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 03/01/1998

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Contains all Sylvia Plath's mature poetry written from 1956 up to her death in 1963. Read more

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7 Collected Poems: Dylan Thomas (Paperback)

by Dylan Thomas

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 03/08/2000

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The definitive collection of Dylan Thomas' poetic ouevre. Read more

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8 Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare (Paperback)

by Stephen Greenblatt

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 24/04/2014

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The theatre for which Shakespeare wrote and acted was a cut-throat commercial entertainment industry. Yet his plays were also intensely alert to the... Read more

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9 Poems: The Centenary Edition (Paperback)

by Elizabeth Bishop

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 17/02/2011

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Presents the work of one of America's greatest poets, increasingly recognised as one of the greatest English-language poets of the twentieth... Read more

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10 Birthday Letters (Paperback)

by Ted Hughes

Format: Paperback 208 pages
Published: 17/03/1999

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Features letters that are addressed, with just two exceptions, to Sylvia Plath, the American poet to whom the author was married. This book became... Read more

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