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August 18, 2022
Claire Tomalin is the author of many biographies, among them Jane Austen: A Life and Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self. Her new book, Charles Dickens: A Life, will be published in October. (September 2011)
The Outline of H.G. Wells
A Man of Parts
by David Lodge
September 29, 2011 issue
At the Heart of the Onion
Roald Dahl: A Biography
by Jeremy Treglown
June 9, 1994 issue
June 13, 1991 issue
As Muriel Spark points out in her biography of Mary Shelley, Shelley’s lucid, rational, and straightforward prose makes the surreal horrors of her story much more effective than the inflated rhetoric of her contemporaries’ Gothic tales.
Mary Shelley: A Biography
by Muriel Spark
The Journals of Mary Shelley: 1814–1844, Vol. I, 1814–1822 Vol. II, 1822–1844
edited by Paula R. Feldman, edited by Diana Scott-Kilvert
November 19, 1987 issue
The Letters of John Middleton Murry to Katherine Mansfield
selected and edited by C.A. Hankin
November 24, 1983 issue
Katherine Mansfield’s Secrets
The Life of Katherine Mansfield
by Antony Alpers
May 15, 1980 issue
The Letters of Virginia Woolf, Volume II: 1912-1922
edited by Nigel Nicolson, edited by Joanne Trautmann
March 31, 1977 issue
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