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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 Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die (Hardback)

by Alex Werner, The Museum of London Group

Format: Hardback 256 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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Using the museum's unrivalled collections of photographs, paintings and original artefacts, this book illuminates the capital city that inspired... Read more

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3 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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4 Ezra Pound: Poet: 2: Volume II: The Epic Years (Hardback)

by A. David Moody

Format: Hardback 440 pages
Published: 25/09/2014

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The long-awaited second volume of A. David Moody's acclaimed three-part biography. The Epic Years examines Pound's middle years, a period... Read more

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5 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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6 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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7 The Ladybird Story: Children's Books for Everyone (Hardback)

by Lorraine Johnson, Brian Alderson

Format: Hardback 224 pages
Published: 30/09/2014

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A history of the Ladybird book series. Read more

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8 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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9 Lives of the Poets: The History of Poets and Poetry (Hardback)

by Michael Schmidt

Format: Hardback 992 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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A stunning volume of epic breadth which connects the lives and works of over 300 English-language poets of the last 700 years. Read more

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

by James Booth

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

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