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  • The Invention of Murder : How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
    Judith Flanders
    Paperback: 07/15/2014
     
    In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most...
  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
  • The Remedy : Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
    Thomas Goetz
    Hardcover: 04/03/2014
     
    The riveting history of tuberculosis, the world's most lethal disease, the two men whose lives it ...
  • How to Create the Perfect Wife : Britain's Most Ineligible Bachelor and his Enlightened Quest to Train the Ideal Mate
    Wendy Moore
    Hardcover: 04/09/2013
     
    Stranger than fiction, blending tragedy and farce, How to Create the Perfect Wife is an engrossing tale of the...
  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
    Jeanette Winterson
    Paperback: 03/12/2013
     
    Witty, acute, fierce, and celebratory, Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? is a tough-minded search for ...
  • Below Stairs : The Classic Kitchen Maid's Memoir That Inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey
    Margaret Powell
    Paperback: 12/24/2012
     
    Brilliantly evoking the long-vanished world of masters and servants, Margaret Powell's classic memoir of her ...
  • Darwin : A Life in Poems
    Ruth Padel
    Paperback: 10/09/2012
     
    This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin,...

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