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By Lewis, Norman, 1918-
Book. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 1996
This is the second volume of autobiography by the great travel writer, Norman Lewis. In this sequel to the highly acclaimed Jackdaw Cake, he describes...

By Botting, Douglas
Book. English.
Published London: HarperCollins, 2000
This is the authorised biography of the great naturalist and conservationist Gerald Durrell, who died aged 70 in January 1995 in Jersey, where he founded...

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941
Book. English.
Published San Diego: Harcourt Brace & Company, c1985
2nd ed
Six autobiographical pieces that span her entire career reveal the underlying unity of Woolf's art, thought, and sensibility and the unusual degree to...

By Heelis, John
Book. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 1999
Rev. and reillustrated ed
Much has been written about the life of Beatrix Potter, the celebrated children's author. Yet one area of her life that has been relatively undocumented...

By Dickens, Monica, 1915-1992
Book. English.
Published Leicester: Ulverscroft, 1980
Large print ed

By Bowker, Gordon
Book. English.
Published London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1996
In Through the Dark Labyrinth, Gordon Bowker provides a biography of Lawrence Durrell. An accomplished poet and novelist, Durrell's life was marred by...

By Eade, Philip, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016
10th April 2016 is the 50th anniversary of the death of Evelyn Waugh - hailed by Graham Greene as 'the greatest novelist of my generation', yet reckoned...

By Jones, Julia, 1954-
Book. English.
Published Chelmsford: Golden Duck, 2012
Herbert Allingham was one of the men who wrote for the Million. He was born the year of reform, 1867, when an extension of the franchise gave urgent political...

By Hirsch, Pam
Book. English.
Published London: Quartet, 2010
This is a literary biography of Phyllis Bottome, whose experiences while living in Germany led to her anti-Nazi novel, 'The Mortal Storm'. Having faded...

By Allestree, Ann, author
Book. English.
Published Brighton: Book Guild, 2015
A detailed biography of Barbara Pym (1913-1980), one of England's most underrated female novelists
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