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Hermione Lee - Author


Hermione Lee is a biographer, critic, and teacher of literature. Her previous books include the internationally acclaimed biography, Virginia Woolf ('One of the most impressive biographies of the decade: moving, eloquent, powerful', Financial Times) and Edith Wharton ('A feat of exhaustive research... a glorious biography', Independent on Sunday), as well as books on Elizabeth Bowen, Willa Cather and Philip Roth. Her collection of essays on life-writing, Body Parts, was published in 2005, and her Biography: A Very Short Introduction in 2009. She is the President of Wolfson College Oxford. In 2013 she was made a Dame for services to Literary Scholarship. She lives in Oxford and Yorkshire.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Hermione Lee

Penelope Fitzgerald A Life by Hermione Lee
Penelope Fitzgerald A Life
Hermione Lee
Penelope Fitzgerald left Oxford University with a first class honours degree burning to write but it wasn’t to be, marriage and children subsumed her, problems and lack of money, her husband’s alcoholism meant she had to work full-time and it...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2014

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