The House Of Fiction

Author: Phyllis Richardson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1783523816
Size: 19.43 MB
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Using historic sources, authors’ biographies, letters, news accounts, and the novels themselves, The House of Fiction presents some of the most influential houses in Britain through the stories they inspired, while offering candid ...


Author: James Hamilton
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
ISBN: 9781474600521
Size: 12.86 MB
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In this exhilarating new biography - the first in decades - James Hamilton reveals Gainsborough in his many contexts: the easy-going Suffolk lad, transported to the heights of fashion by a natural talent; the rake-on-the-make in London, ...

Literary Wonderlands

Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316547735
Size: 57.75 MB
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Each piece includes a detailed overview of the plot and a "Dramatis Personae." Literary Wonderlands is a fascinating read for lovers of literature, fantasy, and science fiction. Laura Miller is the book's general editor.

A Very British Revolution

Author: Jonathan Glancey
Publisher: Laurence King
ISBN: 9781780672380
Size: 23.12 MB
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This book, the first to trace the 150-year history of John Lewis, highlights the company's radical organisation, its innovative approach to retailing, and the unique way that it treats both staff and customers.

Nano House

Author: Phyllis Richardson
ISBN: 9780500342732
Size: 46.76 MB
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Presents forty examples of innovative, efficient, and environmentally responsible homes with less than 650 square feet of living space.

The Great Nadar

Author: Adam Begley
Publisher: Tim Duggan Books
ISBN: 1101902612
Size: 61.18 MB
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The Great Nadar is a brilliant, lavishly illustrated biography of a larger-than-life figure, a visionary whose outsized talent and canny self-promotion put him way ahead of his time.


Author: Phyllis Richardson
Publisher: Universe Pub
ISBN: 9780789315250
Size: 19.93 MB
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Provides designs for a variety of buildings that conserve space and help preserve the environment.

A Secret Sisterhood

Author: Emma Claire Sweeney
Publisher: Aurum Press Limited
ISBN: 9781781315941
Size: 57.68 MB
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' Margaret Atwood 'A Secret Sisterhood will help make women's literary friendships of the past relevant to the present.' Mich le Roberts 'A Secret Sisterhood offers a clever new perspective on established literary figures.


Author: Phyllis Richardson
Publisher: Universe Pub
ISBN: 9780789306425
Size: 69.12 MB
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This book is the celebration of small buildings, those unexpected structures that make us momentarily pause to ponder their meaning, or our own meaning, or simply to appreciate the elegance of their creation.

The Accident On The A35

Author: Graeme Macrae Burnet
Publisher: Text Publishing
ISBN: 1925410897
Size: 64.94 MB
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His Bloody Project, his second novel, was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. ‘With its deft writing and well-rounded characters, this novel is an accomplished and atmospheric police procedural that frequently strays into classic noir ...