Language and Literature

Picture of A Possible Life: A Novel in Five Parts.

A Possible Life: A Novel in Five Parts.

Faulks, Sebastian.

The acclaimed author of Birdsong connects five stories and five unforgettable lives linked...

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Picture of Samuel Johnson: The Major Works.

Samuel Johnson: The Major Works.

Johnson, Samuel.

Brings to the reader a wonderful collection of the great man's poetry and prose - all the ...

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Picture of The Alice Behind Wonderland.

The Alice Behind Wonderland.

Winchester, Simon.

He has taken the famous, 'vaguely unsettling' picture that Charles Dodgson took of a winso...

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Picture of Food for Thought: An Anthology of Writings Inspired by Food.

Food for Thought: An Anthology of Writings Inspired by Food.

Digby, Joan and John (eds.).

Poems, short stories, and excerpts from novels - writers have been writing about food from...

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Picture of What There is to Say We Have Said: The Correspondence of Eudora Welty and William Maxwell.

What There is to Say We Have Said: The Correspondence of Eudora Welty and William Maxwell.

Marrs, Suzanne (ed.).

These two fascinating people were devoted friends and warm, wonderful writers. Over three ...

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Picture of Rome Tales.

Rome Tales.

Shankland, Hugh and Constantine, Helen (eds.).

Discover Rome in twenty short stories. Spanning 700 years, the collection includes works b...

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Pere Goriot.

De Balzac, Honore.

In the far-off days when one had to study a foreign language as part of an Arts degree, th...

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Ancient Light.

Banville, John.

A dazzling novel about Alexander Cleave, an older actor who remembers his first unlikely a...

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Modern Novel Writing: Or the Elegant Enthusiast.

Beckford, William.

First published in 1796 under the pseudonym Lady Harriet Marlow, this is William Beckford'...

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