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By Barnes, Julian, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2019
In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days' shopping. One was a Prince, one was a Count, and the third was a commoner with...

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2016
'The Years' follows the lives of the Pargiters, a large middle-class London family, from an uncertain spring in 1880 to a party on a summer evening in...

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2016
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 Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Alma Classics, 2019
Countess Olenska, separated from her European husband, returns to old New York society. She bears with her an independence and an awareness of life which...

By Von Arnim, Elizabeth, 1866-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Classic, 2017
What on earth could have induced Mr Anstruther to fall in love with Fraulein Schmidt? He is an eligible English bachelor from a good family with great...

By Orczy, Emmuska Orczy, Baroness, 1865-1947, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Pushkin Press, 2019
'Unravelled Knots' is the third classic collection of mysteries featuring the Teahouse Detective, the famous armchair detective who solves a variety of...

By Martin, Holly (Novelist), author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Sphere, 2018
Growing up on Hope Island, Eden Lancaster always believed that if you wished hard enough for something, dreams really could come true. But Eden's greatest...

By Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Alma Classics, 2019
A masterpiece of the Gothic genre, 'The Monk' tells the story of the Capuchin friar Ambrosio and his fall from grace through desire, greed and lust. Published...

By Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019
Le Fanu was the first writer to explore seriously the psychological dimensions of the ghost story; at the same time he was adept at invoking the physical...

By Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Heinemann, 2019
Inspector Hemingway has his work cut out for him when a seemingly civilised card game ends in a double murder. The two crimes appear identical, but were...