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"After his mammoth, shamanic aria London: the Biography, the remarkable writer Peter Ackroyd has produced a nimble, uproarious pocket history of sex in his beloved metropolis" (Alasdair Lees...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 25 May 2017
  • ISBN : 9780701188801
  • Publisher : Chatto & Windus
Brilliant historical novel, set in London in the late 14th century. 'I am sister to the day and night. I am sister to the woods.' Sister Clarisse, a nun in the House of St Mary at Clerkenwel...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Jul 2003
  • ISBN : 9781856197069
  • Publisher : Chatto & Windus
Geoffrey Chaucer has some claim to being the greatest poet in the English language. Yet he has also been considered to be an invisible poet, self-depreciating and ironic, leaving only the br...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Apr 2005
  • ISBN : 9780099287483
  • Publisher : Vintage
Peter Ackroyd's method is to position Shakespeare in the close context of his world. In this way, Ackroyd not only richly conjures up the texture of Shakespeare's life, but also imparts an a...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Jan 2005
  • ISBN : 9781856197267
  • Publisher : Chatto & Windus
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  • Published Date : 01 Apr 2015
  • ISBN : 9780099287568
  • Publisher : Vintage
Thomas More is one of the great figures in English history. Pre-eminent as a courtier and as a humanist, a friend to Henry VIII and the author of Utopia, More's life and career epitomise the...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Jan 1999
  • ISBN : 9780749386405
  • Publisher : Vintage
Boswell was the most charming companion in the world, and London becomes his dining room and his playground, his club and his confessional. No celebrant of the London world can ignore his bo...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 11 Aug 2004
  • ISBN : 9780748621460
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
"Mesmerising, macarbre and totally brilliant" (Daily Mail) "He has pulled off the greatest coup of all, a four-square crime novel...as aesthetically satisfying as it is morally shocking" (In...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Jan 2017
  • ISBN : 9781784708207
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An abridged edition of Peter Ackroyd's magisterial biography of the city of London. Prize-winning historian, novelist and broadcaster, Peter Ackroyd takes us on a journey - historical, geogr...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Apr 2012
  • ISBN : 9780099570387
  • Publisher : Vintage
James Mallord William Turner was a Londoner through and through. His father had a barber's shop in Covent Garden, his mother came from a line of London butchers. He was brought up in Maiden ...Click here for more
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  • Published Date : 01 Apr 2005
  • ISBN : 9780701169879
  • Publisher : Chatto & Windus


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