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Described by the Sunday Times as 'one of our best biographers', Jane Dunn writes about women and their relationships, and sisters in particular. Her books include a biography of the sisters Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell and the bestseller 'Elizabeth & Mary', which looks at the lives of the cousin queens Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and lives in Bath with her husband the writer and linguist, Nicholas Ostler.

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Daphne du Maurier and Her Sisters The Hidden Lives of Piffy, Bird and Bing by Jane Dunn
Daphne du Maurier and Her Sisters The Hidden Lives of Piffy, Bird and Bing
Jane Dunn
Daphne, the darling of her father’s eye, was the sister whose beauty and talent shone, rather eclipsing the lives of her two sisters, Angela and Jeanne. And while all three sisters were unconventional, the lives of Angela and Jeanne, author...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2014

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