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Possession
DVD
2002
4 available of 6 items

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to...

Possession : a romance —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book
1991
7 available of 7 items

The novel traces a pair of young academics, Roland Michell and Maud Bailey, as they uncover a clandestine love affair between two long-dead Victorian poets. Interwoven in a mesmerizing pastiche are love letters and fair...

Peacock & vine : Fortuny and Morris in life and at work —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936- author.
Book
2016
2 available of 2 items

Born a generation apart, they were apparent opposites: Fortuny a Spanish aristocrat, thrilled by the sun-baked cultures of Crete and Knossos; Morris the British bourgeois, in thrall to the myths of the North. Yet both me...

A whistling woman —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book
2002
3 available of 3 items

While standing on its own as a novel, this is the conclusion of the "Frederica Quartet" that began with "Virgin in the garden", "Still life" and "Babel Tower". While Frederica works in London, events in Yorkshire will th...

Little black book of stories —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

A collection of five short stories.

The children's book —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book On CD
2009
1 available of 1 items

"When author Olive Wellwood's oldest son discovers a runaway named Philip sketching in the basement of the new Victoria and Albert Museum she takes him into the storybook world of her family and friends. There he finds m...

The Oxford book of English short stories
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

Babel Tower —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book
1996
4 available of 4 items

Still life —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
DAISY Sound Recording
2007
1 available of 1 items

Stephanie Potter gives up a promising academic career to marry Daniel Orton, while her sister, Frederica, enters Cambridge, and her brother, Marcus, begins recovering from a nervous breakdown. Byatt illuminates the confl...

The children's book —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
1 available of 1 items

Olive Wellwood, a famous writer, writes for each of her children a separate private book, bound in different colours and placed on a shelf. In their rambling house near Romney Marsh the children play in a story-book worl...

The biographer's tale —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

The story of a disenchanted postgraduate student who decides to study "the messiness of real life" by writing a biography of a great biographer. Everywhere he looks he finds fragments and gaps: disconnected type-scripts,...

Still life —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Book
1995
1 available of 1 items

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