Language and Literature

Picture of Dickens: A Memoir of Middle Age.

Dickens: A Memoir of Middle Age.

Ackroyd, Peter.

Even though this is the abridged edition of Ackroyd's mammoth classic work on Charles Dick...

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Picture of Circe's Cup: Cultural Transformations in Early Modern Writing About Ireland.

Circe's Cup: Cultural Transformations in Early Modern Writing About Ireland.

Carroll, Clare

Brings together a collection of her essays which investigate the role that writing played ...

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Picture of Our Spoons Came from Woolworths.

Our Spoons Came from Woolworths.

Comyns, Barbara.

Sophia has married Charles, a young painter and finds herself ill-equipped to cope with 19...

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Picture of Sisters by a River.

Sisters by a River.

Comyns, Barbara.

A vivid autobiographical novel first published in 1947 about 'five sisters struggling to b...

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Picture of Iris Murdoch, a Writer at War: The Letters and Diaries of Iris Murdoch: 1939-1945.

Iris Murdoch, a Writer at War: The Letters and Diaries of Iris Murdoch: 1939-1945.

Conradi, Peter J (ed.).

These are the passionate letters she wrote during the war to Frank Thompson (the poet) and...

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Picture of Kingdom Swann: The Story of a Photographer.

Kingdom Swann: The Story of a Photographer.

Gibson, Miles.

Swann is the Victorian master of epic nude paintings. He turns to the modern art of photog...

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Picture of Vinegar Soup.

Vinegar Soup.

Gibson, Miles.

A black comedy, and a most enjoyable read. When Gilbert Firestone's wife drowns in a pan o...

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Picture of Enthusiasms.

Enthusiasms.

Girouard, Mark.

A collection of essays in which he follows the trail of a clue he wants to follow up; a po...

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Picture of Honeybubble and Co.

Honeybubble and Co.

Herbert, A.P.

Mr. Honeybubble is one of A.P. Herbert's most popular creations. Here his exploits are col...

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