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John Stubbs - Author

John Stubbs was born in 1977 and studied English at Oxford and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge where he completed a doctorate in 2005. Donne: The Reformed Soul was published in 2006 and won the Glen Dimplex Irish Writers' Centre New Writer of the Year and a Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for non-fiction. It was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award.

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Reprobates The Cavaliers of the English Civil War by John Stubbs
Reprobates The Cavaliers of the English Civil War
John Stubbs
Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2011. Stubbs shows the reader just how the country was brought to one of the most destructive moments in its history.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
John Donne : The Reformed Soul by John Stubbs
John Donne : The Reformed Soul
John Stubbs
Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2006. Costa Book Awards 2006 Judges' comment: "A vivid portrait of John Donne and his world: the religious turmoil, political intrigues, the sex and the violence. A majestic read and everything you want from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2006

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