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After teaching at the Catholic University of Lublin and the University of Lodz, both in Poland, at the University of Tokyo and at Smith College in the United States, Michael Irwin moved to the University of Kent, in Canterbury, where he became Professor of English, specialising in eighteenth and nineteenth-century literature. His published eighteenth-century work includes a full-length study of Fielding and essays that take in Defoe, Richardson, Sterne, Smollett, Johnson and Pope.

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The Skull and the Nightingale by Michael Irwin
The Skull and the Nightingale
Michael Irwin
A richly dark and bawdy historical thriller, whether you love this book will be complicated ultimately by how you feel about Richard and his godfather James. Shadowy, unpleasant and as manipulated as they are manipulative, if you find them rakishly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/04/2014
The Skull and the Nightingale by Michael Irwin
The Skull and the Nightingale
Michael Irwin
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. When crime and historical fiction meet, the results are often gripping and this 18th century London romp delivers splendidly....
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2013

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