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The Invention of Angela Carter: A Biography
4.19
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Mar 23, 2017
Mar 04, 2017
 
A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip
3.67
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Dec 27, 2016
Jan 01, 2017
 
Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words
3.93
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Apr 25, 2016
 
Proust: The Future's Secret
4.40
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Nov 22, 2015
Nov 22, 2015
 
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
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Sep 20, 2015
 
T. H. White: A Biography
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Jul 20, 2015
 
The Fellowship: The Literary Lives of the Inklings: J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Owen Barfield, Charles Williams
4.10
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Jul 10, 2015
Jul 02, 2015
 
A Life Worth Living: Albert Camus and the Quest for Meaning
4.04
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May 25, 2015
 
The Unbearable Saki: The Work of H.H. Munro
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May 10, 2015
 
On Elizabeth Bishop
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Mar 26, 2015
 
Moral Agents: Eight Twentieth-Century American Writers
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Mar 18, 2015
Mar 18, 2015
 
Ciao, Carpaccio!: An Infatuation
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Mar 09, 2015
 
Schubert's Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession
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Feb 08, 2015
 
Van Gogh: A Power Seething
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Feb 08, 2015
 
Bolaño: A Biography in Conversations
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Oct 01, 2014
 
Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero
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Sep 28, 2014
 
Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator
3.94
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Sep 04, 2014
 
The Impossible Exile: Stefan Zweig at the End of the World
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Jul 21, 2014
 
In Bed with Gore Vidal
3.48
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Mar 17, 2014
Mar 15, 2014
 
The Winter Sun Shines In: A Life of Masaoka Shiki
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Feb 19, 2014
 
Walter Benjamin: A Critical Life
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Feb 12, 2014
 
No Ordinary Men: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Hans von Dohnanyi, Resisters Against Hitler in Church and State
4.03
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Oct 01, 2013
 
Now All Roads Lead to France: A Life of Edward Thomas
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May 24, 2013
 
The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov
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Apr 08, 2013
 
Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
3.95
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Jan 24, 2013
Oct 29, 2012
 
Solar Dance: Genius, Forgery and the Crisis of Truth in the Modern Age
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Mar 12, 2012
 
Byron in Love
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Feb 16, 2012
 
Halsted Plays Himself (Semiotext(E) / Native Agents)
4.20
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Nov 10, 2011
Nov 10, 2011
 
The Alice Behind Wonderland
3.26
it was ok
Jun 19, 2011
Jun 19, 2011
 
Rimbaud: A Biography
4.21
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Jun 20, 2011
Jun 08, 2011
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