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            Oscar: A Life
             

            Oscar: A Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sturgis, Matthew

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            The first major biography of Oscar Wilde in thirty years is the most complete telling of his life and times to date.

            ISBN 9781788545983
            Release Date 21 October 2019 by Head of Zeus
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
             

            Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

            By Uglow, Jenny

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            If we follow him across land and sea - to Italy, Greece and Albania, to The Levant and Egypt and India - and to the borderlands of spirit and self, art and desire, can we see, in the end, if the nonsense makes sense?

            ISBN 9780571269556
            Release Date 3 December 2019 by Faber and Faber
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            South Sea Tales
             

            South Sea Tales (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Stevenson, Robert Louis; Volume editor Jolly, Roslyn

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            The literary world was shocked when in 1889, Robert Louis Stevenson announced his intention to settle in Samoa. His readers were equally shocked when he used his new environment to produce critical treatments of imperialism. This volume presents a selection of his Pacific fiction ...

            ISBN 9780199536085
            Published 8 May 2008 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford World's Classics
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            He Reo Wahine
             

            He Reo Wahine (Paperback)

            By Paterson, Lachy; Wanhalla, Angela

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            Offers a bold new introduction to the experience of Maori women in colonial New Zealand through Maori women's own words - the speeches and evidence, letters and testimonies that they left in the archive. Drawing from over 500 texts written by Maori women themselves, or expressing ...

            ISBN 9781869408664
            Published 21 August 2017 by Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Lewis Carroll in Numberland: His Fantastical Mathematical Logical Life
              

            Lewis Carroll in Numberland: His Fantastical Mathematical Logical Life (Paperback)

            By Wilson, Robin

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            Lewis Carroll's books have delighted children and adults for generations, but behind their exuberant fantasy and delightful nonsense was the mind of a brilliant mathematician. This title explores the curious imagination of this man who filled his writings with problems, paradoxes ...

            ISBN 9780141016108
            Published 7 September 2009 by Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Fierce Bad Rabbits: The Tales Behind Children's Picture Books

            Fierce Bad Rabbits: The Tales Behind Children's Picture Books (Hardback)

            By Pollard, Clare

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            What is The Tiger Who Came to Tea really about? What has Meg and Mog got to do with Polish embroidery? Why is death in picture books so often represented by being eaten? We've read Green Eggs and Ham, laughed at Mr Tickle and whetted our appetites with The Very Hungry Caterpillar ...

            ISBN 9780241354780
            Published 6 August 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Adam Bede
             

            Adam Bede (Paperback)

            By Eliot, George; Volume editor Martin, Carol A.

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            Pretty Hetty Sorrel is loved by the village carpenter Adam Bede, but her head is turned by the attentions of the fickle young squire. His dalliance with the dairymaid affects the lives of many in their small rural community. This new edition of Eliot's pioneering classic of socia ...

            ISBN 9780199203475
            Published 1 August 2008 by Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Oxford World's Classics
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            Monsters: The passion and loss that created Frankenstein
             

            Monsters: The passion and loss that created Frankenstein (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Dogar, Sharon

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            1814: Mary Godwin, the sixteen-year-old daughter of radical socialist and feminist writers, runs away with a dangerously charming young poet - Percy Bysshe Shelley.

            ISBN 9781783448036
            Published 2 April 2019 by Andersen Press Ltd
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            L.E.L.: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated Female Byron

            L.E.L.: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated Female Byron (Hardback)

            By Miller, Lucasta

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            On 15 October 1838, the body of a thirty-six-year-old woman was found in Cape Coast Castle, West Africa, a bottle of Prussic acid in her hand. She was one of the most famous English poets of her day: Letitia Elizabeth Landon, known by her initials 'L.E.L.' What was she doing in A ...

            ISBN 9780224079396
            Published 16 May 2019 by Vintage
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            Little Women

            Little Women (Paperback)

            By Alcott, Louisa May; Edited by Alderson, Valerie

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            This is a critical edition of a classic beloved of children and adults since 1868. The introduction provides a history of the Alcotts, and of Louisa Alcott's own struggles as a writer.

            ISBN 9780199538119
            Published 11 December 2008 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Series Oxford World's Classics
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