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Shakespeares Restless World

The Elizabethan age was a tumultuous time when long-cherished certainties were crumbling and life was exhilaratingly uncertain.
€17.40 €11.48

Georgette Heyer

The ground-breaking biography of one of Britain's best-loved and best-selling novelists.
€14.20 €9.37

John le Carré

"Over half a century sinceThe Spy Who came in from the Cold made John le Carré a worldwide bestselling sensation David Cornwell the man behind the pseudonym remains an enigma.
€14.00 €10.17

The outsider

€12.60 €9.16

Levels of life

You put together two things that have not been put together before.
€11.20 €8.14

Maeve Binchy

More than a biography this extraordinary book visits Maeve Binchy in the land of her birth which is the environment of her novels and in the company of the author and her fictional characters sets out to discover the emotional contours which defined her as a writer and person.
€14.00 €10.17

Kathleen and Frank

<![CDATA[This is the story of Christopher Isherwood's parents - their meeting in 1895 marriage in 1903 after his father had returned from the Boer War and his father's death in an assault on Ypres in 1915 which left his mother a widow until her own death in 1960.
€14.20 €9.37


From bestselling author Bill Bryson comes this compelling short biography of William Shakespeare our greatest dramatist and poet.
€12.60 €9.16

Ted Hughes

"SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZEGripping and at times ineffably sad this book would be poetic even without the poetry.
€15.40 €11.20

My Guru and His Disciple

WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY SIMON CALLOW<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> In 1939 as Europe approaches war Isherwood an instinctive pacifist travels west to California seeking a new set of beliefs to replace the failed Leftism of the thirties.
€14.20 €9.37

The bend for home

"One day years after hes moved away from his childhood home in rural Ireland Dermot Healy returns to care for his ailing mother.
€14.00 €10.17

P.g. Wodehouse

"This definitive biography of P.
€26.85 €17.72

The pigeon tunnel

"The Pigeon Tunnel John le Carrés memoir and his first work of non-fiction is a thrilling journey into the worlds of his secret sharers - the men and women who inspired some of his most enthralling novels - and a testament to the authors extraordinary engagement with the last half-century.
€18.20 €13.23

Nikolaus Pevsner

<![CDATA[Born Nikolai Pewsner into a Russian-Jewish family in Leipzig in 1902 Nikolaus Pevsner was a dedicated scholar who pursued a promising career as an academic in Dresden and Göttingen.
€31.60 €20.85

Seeds of Fiction

A major new biography on Graham Greene.
€31.60 €20.85