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John Sutherland has been a professor of literature for a long time and in many places. Currently he teaches at the California Institute of Technology and is the emeritus Lord Northcliffe Professor at UCL. He is the author of numerous books, including the puzzle-collection Is Heathcliff a Murderer? (probably, yes) and the encyclopedic Longman Companion to Victorian Fiction. In recent years he has written voluminously on a variety of literary and non-literary topics in, principally, the Guardian and the Financial Times.

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Jumbo The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation by John Sutherland
Jumbo The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation
John Sutherland
You only have to read the newspapers to know that elephants are in serious danger; huge numbers being killed for their ivory but from reading John Sutherland’s Jumbo we learn that tragedy and the elephant have long been linked. Jumbo...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
How to be Well Read A Guide to 567 Essential Novels by John Sutherland
How to be Well Read A Guide to 567 Essential Novels
John Sutherland
Sue Baker's view... If you don’t know what to read, don’t know what you should have read or are seeking some inspiration for your next reading foray, here is a good place to start. John Sutherland includes some of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2014
Jumbo The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation by John Sutherland
Jumbo The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation
John Sutherland
February 2014 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. You only have to read the newspapers to know that elephants are in serious danger; huge numbers being killed for their ivory but from reading...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/02/2014

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