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The life and times of Charles Dickens

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Hydra Pub: 2003

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 07528

ISBN: 1592580025

Condition: About 'As New'


'This is the original landmark biography of Charles Dickens. It is almost as much a study of the culture and period Dickens was born into, as it is a biography...'. Originally published in 2002 by BBC Worldwide Ltd. 216 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, still fresh interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar excepting a 1cm edge tear to the top of the front panel. Near new. Weight, 783g. View more info

Albion : Origins of the English Imagination

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Vintage: 2004

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 039312

ISBN: 0099438070

Condition: As New


The origins of the English Imagination - in literature, art, architecture, music and more, a journey into the roots of English cultural history. 516pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy - about 'as new'. Weight, 724g. View more info

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Shakespeare : The Biography

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 040957

ISBN: 1856197263

Condition: As New


Superb biography of Willam Shakespeare, 1564-1616. ``Only Peter Ackroyd can combine readable narrative and unique observation with a sharp eye for the fascinating fact.` xiii, 546 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm. This copy is às new`, in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 880g. View more info

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London Under

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 15064

ISBN: 0701169915

Condition: VG+


London Under is a wonderful, atmospheric, imaginative, oozing short study of everything that goes on under London, from original springs and streams and Roman amphitheatres to Victorian sewers, gang hideouts and modern Tube stations. 202 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm. This copy is an Ex-Library copy - the only mark being to tyhe top edge of the text bloc - no further marks to the book and none at all to the unclipped dustjacket. Never circulated. Unpacked weight, 302g. ... View more info