John Sutherland, famed for his breadth of literary knowledge and insight, has selected approximately one hundred biographies from the Dictionary of National Biography to create this lively and entertaining anthology of some of the most prominent figures in twentieth-century, British literature. He also has written a comprehensive introduction, pleasurable to read in its own right, that outlines the reasons behind the choices he has made.
Title: Literary Lives: Intimate Biographies of the Famous by the Famous
Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A., Oxford Univ Press: 2002
ISBN Number: 0198604068
ISBN Number 13: 9780198604068
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 110042
Description: Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings.