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Claire Harman - Author


Claire Harman's biography of Sylvia Townsend Warner was published in 1989 by Chatto (Minerva pb 1990) and won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize for a book of value from a writer of growing stature. She was Co-ordinating Editor of PN Review from 1981 to 1984; has written short stories for radio; written for most of the major British literary papers; and edited Sylvia Townsend Warners Diaries (1994) to wide acclaim. She has taught 19th and 20th century literature at Manchester University and now lives in Oxford with her daughter and two sons.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Claire Harman

Charlotte Bronte A Life by Claire Harman
Charlotte Bronte A Life
Claire Harman
Through the many Bronte biographies and of Charlotte in paticular, it's often hard to separate their lives from their fictions, to clear away the Victorian clutter and melodrama and see them as real people. This is where Claire Harman succeeds,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/10/2015
Robert Louis Stevenson: A Biography by Claire Harman
Robert Louis Stevenson: A Biography
Claire Harman
The first life story of Stevenson to be written with access to his collected correspondence. Harmanâs previous book (on Fanny Burney) was shortlisted for the Whitbread
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2005

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