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              Poe: A Life Cut Short
                 

              Poe: A Life Cut Short (Paperback)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

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              Edgar Allan Poe began his literary career composing verses modelled on Byron. Poe has been claimed as the forerunner of modern fantasy. This biography of Poe opens with his end, his final days - no one knows what happened between the time when friends saw him off on the steam-boa ...

              ISBN 9780099287674
              Published 1 April 2009 by Vintage
              Interest Age 14+ years
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Revolution: A History of England Volume IV

              Revolution: A History of England Volume IV (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

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              The fourth instalment in Peter Ackroyd's History of England series.

              ISBN 9781509811472
              Published 12 September 2017 by Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series The History of England
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              Civil War: The History of England Volume III

              Civil War: The History of England Volume III (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

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              The third volume of Peter Ackroyd's magisterial six-part History of England, taking readers from the accession of the first Stuart king, James I, to the overthrow of his grandson, James II

              ISBN 9781447271697
              Published 1 May 2015 by Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series The History of England
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              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol IV: The Onlie Begetter
               

              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol IV: The Onlie Begetter (Audio CD / Audio, Abridged edition)

              By Ackroyd, Peter; Read by Callow, Simon

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              Peter Ackroyd's method is to position Shakespeare in the close context of his world. In this way, he not only richly conjures up the texture of Shakespeare's life, but also imparts an amazing amount of vivid, interesting material about place, period and background.

              ISBN 9781856868310
              Published 15 September 2005 by Cornerstone
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              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol I: Aspiring Spirit
               

              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol I: Aspiring Spirit (Audio CD / Audio, Abridged edition)

              By Ackroyd, Peter; Read by Callow, Simon

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              Peter Ackroyd's method is to position Shakespeare in the close context of his world. In this way, he not only richly conjures up the texture of Shakespeare's life, but also imparts an amazing amount of vivid, interesting material about place, period and background.

              ISBN 9781856868440
              Published 15 September 2005 by Cornerstone
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              The Pit and the Pendulum: The Essential Poe
               

              The Pit and the Pendulum: The Essential Poe (Paperback)

              By Poe, Edgar Allan; Introduction by Ackroyd, Peter

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              A selection the author's critical writings, of short fiction and poetry that demonstrates an intense interest in aesthetic issues and the power and imagination with which he probed the darkest corners of the human mind.

              ISBN 9780141190624
              Published 23 June 2009 by Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Dominion: The History of England Volume V
                

              Dominion: The History of England Volume V (EPUB ebook)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

              The penultimate volume of Peter Ackroyd's masterful History of England series, Dominion begins in 1815 as national glory following the Battle of Waterloo gives way to post-war depression, spanning the last years of the Regency to the death of Queen Victoria in January 1901.In it, ...

              ISBN 9781760782306
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              Language en
              Published 11 September 2018 by Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The History of England
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              London - The Biography: Collected Edition
               

              London - The Biography: Collected Edition (Audio, Collected and abridged ed)

              By Ackroyd, Peter; Read by Callow, Simon

              Much of Peter Ackroyd's work has been concerned with the life and past of London but here, as a culmination, is his definitive account of the city. For him it is an organism with its own laws of growth and change, so he regards this as a biography rather than a history.

              ISBN 9781856866941
              Published 20 June 2001 by Cornerstone
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Milton In America
               

              Milton In America (Paperback, New edition)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

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              The poet John Milton is transposed to the New World, where he has travelled to flee the tyranny of the Old. His adventures with his amanuensis, Goosequill, are by turns picaresque and delightful. However, Paradise Found will ultimately be lost in the most appalling and bloody cir ...

              ISBN 9780749386252
              Published 7 November 1997 by Vintage
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              The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein
               

              The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein (Paperback)

              By Ackroyd, Peter

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              Victor Frankenstein begins his anatomy experiments in a barn in the secluded village of Headington. But perfect specimens are hard to come by ...until that Thames-side dawn when Victor, waiting, hears the splashing of oars and sees in the half-light that slung into the stern of t ...

              ISBN 9780099524137
              Published 1 July 2009 by Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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