Neglected British gems for the American bibliophile
About this book parcel:
Introducing splendid books that we’re not sure get enough attention, including lesser-known novels by otherwise famous authors, formerly out-of-print gems recently republished in beautiful editions, and excellent contemporary fiction that flew under the radar.
This parcel contains editions of:
Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Making of a Marchioness
Bernard MacLaverty, Grace Notes
Kyril Bontiglioli, Don’t Point that Thing at Me
Jane Harris, Gillespie and I
Mary Stewart, The Wind Off the Small Isles
Elizabeth Jenkins, The Tortoise and the Hare
E. F. Benson, Mapp and Lucia
Angela Carter, Nights at the Circus
Dodie Smith, The Town in Bloom
Cyril Hare, An English Murder
‘The wonderful thing about reading is that there’s always something different to discover, and when you find an author whose work you haven’t read before, a whole new avenue of possibility opens up’ – Faye Keegan, Bookseller
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