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The Pocket Guide to Classic Books

The Pocket Guide to Classic Books

by Kieran Hughes


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Everything you need to know about classic literature in one handy guide by lecturer Maureen Hughes. Covering everything from the authors to the plays themselves and their common themes, accessibility is a key selling point with factboxes highlighting key or curious facts about the subject. Its size makes it the perfect stocking filler for the Christmas market or at anytime of the year for those wanting more information about what they’re reading or studying – in a handy, pocket-sized guide.

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ISBN-13: 9781844680610
Publisher: Pen and Sword
Publication date: 07/03/2010
Series: Pocket Guides Series
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Kieran, son of Maureen, was born in Liverpool, spent his childhood in Shrewsbury, then spent the first part of his life in London, as a journalist and newsreader on BBC and commercial radio. By his late thirties he had started university to study for two degrees and teacher training. His Mum had persuaded him that he would make a good teacher! Kieran now teaches history full-time at a school in High Wycombe. He has four sons, seven grandchildren and lives with his wife Bridget near the town centre.

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