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By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 1999
It is the year 3700 AD. Plato, the orator, summons the citizens of London on ritual occasions to impart the ancient history of their city. He dwells particularly...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2008
Edgar Allan Poe served as a soldier and began his literary career composing verses modelled on Byron. This biography of Poe opens with his end, his final...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Pan Books, 2017
The fourth volume of Peter Ackroyd's enthralling 'A History of England' begins in 1688 with a revolution and ends in 1815 with a famous victory. In it...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2016
In this quick-witted portrait, Ackroyd reveals Hitchcock to be: a lugubriously jolly man fond of practical jokes, who smashes a once-used tea cup every...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2010
An immortal story of love, adventure, chivalry, treachery and death brought to new life for our times. The legend of King Arthur has retained its appeal...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1996
Peter Ackroyd extrapolates the putative flight of Cromwell's man John Milton to America, describing the imaginary outcome in a tale of warfare, treachery...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2004
This volume covers the whole of English cultural history from its roots in the Anglo-Saxon period, through the centuries, to numerous entertaining examples...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book. English.
Published London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1990
Based upon an examination of original sources, this is a biography in which the figure of Charles Dickens and the moving spirit of his age are combined...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2014
He was the very first icon of the silver screen, and is one of the most recognisable faces in Hollywood, even a hundred years on from his first film....

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2017
In 'Queer City', Peter Ackroyd looks at London in a whole new way - through the story of its gay population. In Roman Londinium the city was dotted with...
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