Skip to Content

Online Library

Results 1 - 8 of 8

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-
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-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2005
Peter Ackroyd's method is to position Shakespeare in the close context of his world. In this way, he not only richly conjures up the texture of Shakespeare...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book. English.
Published London: Thames and Hudson, 1980

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 1998
Peter Ackroyd investigates the paradox of Thomas More, the 'man for all seasons'. As the friend of Henry VIII he travelled across Europe to negotiate...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2015
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- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2015
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....
Search results in RSS