The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie

Author: Muriel Spark
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 1782117695
Size: 36.34 MB
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This ruthlessly and destructively romantic school ma'am is one of the giants of post-war fiction' Independent 'A brilliantly psychological fugue' Observer The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is Muriel Spark's most significant and celebrated novel ...

Muriel Spark

Author: Martin Stannard
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297857789
Size: 72.76 MB
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The long-awaited biography of one of the great writers of the twentieth century - 'a wonderful blend of scholarly fact and juicy storytelling' (Mail on Sunday). Muriel Spark ended was one of the great writers of the twentieth century.

How To Be Well Read

Author: John Sutherland
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409039153
Size: 37.74 MB
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Encyclopedic and entertaining by turns, this is a wonderful dip-in book, whose opinions will inform and on occasion, no doubt, infuriate. It is also effectively a history of the novel in 500 or so bite-sized pieces.

Stalin S Ghost

Author: Martin Cruz Smith
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471131157
Size: 34.19 MB
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Once the Chief Investigator of the Moscow Militsiya, Arkady Renko is now a pariah of the Prosecutor's Office and has been reduced to investigating reports of late-night subway riders seeing the ghost of Joseph Stalin.

Mafeking Road

Author: Herman Charles Bosman
Publisher: Archipelago
ISBN: 1935744518
Size: 76.62 MB
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These slyly simple stories of the unforgiving South African Transvaal reveal a little-described (and rarely romanticized) world of Afrikaner life in the late 19th Century.

The Dilemmas Of Growth In Prewar Japan

Author: James William Morley
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400872901
Size: 12.23 MB
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