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  • Cover scan of The Life Of Sir Walter Scott
    The Life Of Sir Walter Scott
    John Macrone - Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
    John Macrone, who wrote this life of Scott in 1832-3, was admirably suited to the task; for, while he had never met Scott, his friends and associates included Cunningham, Galt and Hogg, who wrote his 'Anecdotes of Scott' for publication in Macrone's book. Nothing more was heard of the project until the recent discovery of an autograph manuscript, here edited and published for the first time.
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    Livingstone
    Tim Jeal - Paperback - Yale University Press
    David Livingstone is revered as one of the world's greatest explorers and missionaries and as the first European to cross Africa. This biography reveals the man behind the myth, one capable of ruthless cruelty as well as self-sacrifice.
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    Stolen: Escape From Syria
    Louise Monaghan - Paperback - Mainstream
    In the middle of one of the worst civil wars in Syria's history Louise Monaghan risked her own life crossing a heavily guarded border to save her six-year-old daughter from the father who had snatched her from her home in Cyprus.
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    David Livingstone
    - Paperback - NMS
    David Livingstone rose from being a factory boy to become an African explorer and a hero of the Victorian age. This volume of essays, rich in new scholarship, ties in with an exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland which commemorates the 200th anniversary of his birth.
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    David Livingstone: A New Assessment Of His Life And Impact
    Stephen Tomkins - Paperback - Lion
    200 years after his birth, this book assesses David Livingstone's life, impact and legacy.
  • Cover scan of All Creatures Great And Small
    All Creatures Great And Small
    James Herriot - Paperback - Pan Books
    Since they were first published, James Herriot's memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, 'All Creatures Great and Small' is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain's best-loved authors.
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    All Things Bright And Beautiful
    James Herriot - Paperback - Pan Books
    Since they were first published, James Herriot's memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, 'All Things Bright and Beautiful' is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain's best-loved authors.
  • Cover scan of All Things Wise And Wonderful
    All Things Wise And Wonderful
    James Herriot - Paperback - Pan Books
    Since they were first published, James Herriot's memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, 'All Things Wise and Wonderful' is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain's best-loved authors.
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    Annie's Girl: How An Abandoned Orphan Finally Discovered The Truth About Her Mother
    Maureen Coppinger - Paperback - Mainstream Publishing
    This touching and evocative memoir is the incredible story of an illegitimate industrial school survivor's profound struggle to overcome a shame-filled past and solve the mystery of her origins.
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    Every Living Thing
    James Herriot - Paperback - Pan Books
    Since they were first published, James Herriot's memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, 'Every Little Thing' is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain's best-loved authors.

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