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1 Shakespeare in London (Paperback)

by Hannah Crawforth, Sarah Dustagheer, Jennifer Young

Format: Paperback 280 pages
Published: 26/02/2015

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An innovative book looking at how London influenced Shakespeare's drama and how it is so often the true city at the heart of his plays, be it... Read more

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2 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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3 Roth Unbound (Paperback)

by Claudia Roth Pierpont

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 08/01/2015

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Philip Roth - one of the most renowned writers of his generation. From his debut, Goodbye, Columbus, which won the National Book Award, to his... Read more

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4 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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5 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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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 Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies About Women (Paperback)

by Prof. David Christenson

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 23/10/2014

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Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies about Women is the first text that uses a literary genre-comedy-as a vehicle to explore another field... Read more

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8 The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle (Paperback)

by Colin Duriez

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 30/01/2015

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A unique account of one of history's most intriguing literary groups. Read more

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

by James Booth

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

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10 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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