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1 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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2 Philip Larkin: Life, Art and Love (Hardback)

by James Booth

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

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3 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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4 The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking (Paperback)

by Olivia Laing

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 15/05/2014

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Why were so many authors of the greatest works of literature consumed by alcoholism? This book takes a journey across America, examining the links... 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 Shakespeare for Grown-ups: Everything You Need to Know About the Bard (Hardback)

by Elizabeth Foley, Beth Coates

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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For parents keen to help with their children's homework, casual theatre-goers who want to enhance their enjoyment and understanding of the... Read more

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7 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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8 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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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 Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew (Hardback)

by Max Egremont

Format: Hardback 304 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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After his highly successful history of Prussia, the authorized biographer of Siegfried Sassoon examines the First World War through the lives of the... Read more

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