Skip to Content

Results 1 - 10 of 69

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Originally published in 1928 this classic story by Virginia Woolf was modelled on her friend Vita Sackville-West's personality. Orlando chooses her own...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber, 2010
[New] ed. / edited by Steven Connor
'The Unnamable' is the third novel in Beckett's trilogy: three remarkable prose works in which men of increasingly debilitating physical circumstances...

By Brookner, Anita, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2016
Anna Durrant is not so missing as ceased to exist as the woman everyone thought they knew. Slowly her acquaintances realise that she's missing but cannot...

By Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2016
'The Secret Agent' is woven around an attack on the Greenwich Observatory in 1894, masterminded by Verloc, a Russian spy working for the police while...

By Howard, Elizabeth Jane, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Picador, 2016
Picador Classic edition / with an introduction by Hilary Mantel
Moving backward in time from 1950 to 1926, 'The Long View' presents an unusually revealing portrait on a marriage. It traces the lives of Antonia and...

By Atwood, Margaret, 1939- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2017
New [edition] / with a new introduction by the author
The Republic of Gilead allows Offred only one function - to breed. If she deviates, she will, like all dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to...

By Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
Hardback. English.
Published Bath: Chivers, 2011
This selection includes five tales of very different kinds written in the 1850s & 'Cousin Phillis'. Immensely readable & sophisticated works of art, they...

By Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Hesperus Press, 2012
[New] edition / edited by Melisa Klimaszewski
A classic collaboration between two literary giants, 'The Perils of Certain English Prisoners' is a gripping adventure story filled with murder, intrigue...

By Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Virago, 2015
Du Maurier's famous tale of suspense, mystery and love concerns Maxim de Winter's shy new bride and the house she is to inhabit, but that still reverberates...

By Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Classic, 2015
Herland is the account of a female utopia that has been called 'a woman's answer to H.G Wells'. Three explorers stumble on a community of women living...
Search results in RSS