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Nella Last's War

Nella Last's War

by Nella Last

Nella Last's War

In September 1939, housewife and mother Nella Last began a diary whose entries, in their regularity, length and quality, have created a record of the Second World War which is powerful, fascinating and ...
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Over The Hills And Far Away: The Life Of Beatrix Potter

Over The Hills And Far Away: The Life Of Beatrix Potter

by Matthew Dennison

Over the Hills and Far Away: The Life of Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter is one of the world's bestselling, most cherished authors, whose books have enchanted generations of children for over a hundred years. Yet how she ...
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Patron Saint of Prostitutes

Patron Saint of Prostitutes

by Helen Mathers

Patron Saint of Prostitutes

The 'steel rape' of women is a scandal that is almost forgotten today. In Victorian England, police forces were granted powers to force any woman they suspected of being a 'common prostitute'...
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Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

by Georgina Howell

Queen of the Desert : The extraordinary life of Gertrude Bell

Archaeologist, spy, Arabist, linguist, author, poet, photographer, mountaineer and nation builder, Gertrude Bell was born in 1868 into a world of privilege a...
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So High A Blood

So High A Blood

by Morgan Ring

So High A Blood : The Life of Margaret Countess fo Lennox

'Who hopes still constantly with patience shall obtain victory in their claim' Sometime heir to the English throne, courtier in danger of losing her head, spy-mi...
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Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

by Anita Anand

Sophia : Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

In 1876 Sophia Duleep Singh was born into royalty. Her father, Maharajah Duleep Singh, was heir to the Kingdom of the Sikhs, a realm that stretched from the lush Kashmir Val...
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Take Courage Anne Bronte And The Art of Life

Take Courage Anne Bronte And The Art of Life

by Samantha Ellis

Take Courage : Anne Bronte And The Art Of Life

'I was wowed and moved' Tracy Chevalier

Anne Bronte is the forgotten Bronte sister, overshadowed by her older siblings - virtuous, successful Charlotte, free-spirited Emi...
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Take Six Girls

Take Six Girls

by Laura Thompson

Take Six Girls : The Lives of the Mitford Sisters

The eldest was a razor-sharp novelist of upper-class manners; the second was loved by John Betjeman; the third was a fascist who married Oswald Mosley; the fourth idoliz...
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That Hamilton Woman: Emma And Nelson

That Hamilton Woman: Emma And Nelson

by Barry Gough

That Hamilton Woman : Emma and Nelson

Emma Hamilton, much maligned by her contemporaries and later by historians and commentators, rose from the most humble beginnings to play a startling role in Britain's naval victory...
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The Baroness

The Baroness

by Hannah Rothschild

The Baroness : The Search for Nica the Rebellious Rothschild


A Rothschild by birth and a Baroness by marriage, beautiful, spirited Pannonica - known as Nica - seemed to have it all: children, a handsome husband and a t...
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The Girl In The Painted Caravan : Memories of a Romany Childhood

The Girl In The Painted Caravan : Memories of a Romany Childhood

by Eve Petulengro

The Girl In The Painted Caravan : Memories of a Romany Childhood

Born into a Romany gypsy family in 1939, Eva Petulengro's childhood seemed to her to be idyllic in every way. She would travel the country with her family...
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The Illustrated Letters of Virginia Woolf

The Illustrated Letters of Virginia Woolf

by Frances Spalding

The Illustrated Letters of Virginia Woolf

The moving story of the life and work of novelist Virginia Woolf, revealed through her own letters to those closest to her. The letters - at times witty and irreverent, at times...
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The Jane Austen Files

The Jane Austen Files


The Jane Austen Files : A Complete Anthology of Letters & Family Recollections

Jane Austen is one of England's greatest and best-loved novelists, whose works are still widely read and enjoyed nearly two hundred years af...
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The Life And Death Of Mary Wollstonecraft

The Life And Death Of Mary Wollstonecraft

by Claire Tomalin

The Life And Death of Mary Wollstonecraft

The Life and Death of Mary Wollstonecraft is the acclaimed bestselling biography by Claire Tomalin. It is the winner of the Whitbread First Book Prize. Witty, courageous and unc...
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The Lives Of Tudor Women

The Lives Of Tudor Women

by Elizabeth Norton

The Lives of Tudor Women

The turbulent Tudor age never fails to capture the imagination. But what was it actually like to be a woman during this period? This was a time when death in infancy or during childbirth was rif...
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The Mistresses Of Cliveden

The Mistresses Of Cliveden

by Natalie Livingstone

Mistresses Of Cliveden : Three Centuries of Scandal, Power and Intrigue

A Sunday Times bestseller - Five women. One house. One extraordinary history.

From its construction in the 1660s to its heyday in the 1960s, Cliv...
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The Other Mitford: Pamela's Story

The Other Mitford: Pamela's Story

by Diana Alexander

The Other Mitford : Pamela's Story

Pamela Jackson, nee Mitford, is perhaps the least well known of the illustrious Mitford sisters, yet her story is just as captivating, and more revealing. Despite shunning the bright c...
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The Pankhursts

The Pankhursts

by Martin Pugh

The Pankhursts

The suffragettes outraged Victorian society but their personal lives were just as dramatic as their public actions. In this gripping and incisive account of the Pankhursts, Martin Pugh reveals the full st...
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The Real Persuasion

The Real Persuasion

by Peter James Bowman

The Real Persuasion

Her father is a vain, foolish baronet, obsessed with his lineage but so careless with money that he is obliged to quit his ancestral seat. Her sister is a fretful invalid with a good-natured husband ...
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The Secret Life of Dr James Barry

The Secret Life of Dr James Barry

by Rachel Holmes

The Secret Life Of James Barry : England's Most Eminant Surgeon

James Barry was an innovative medical pioneer, radical humanitarian and flamboyant dandy who traversed the British Empire during the nineteenth century. He...
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