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0120161212A meditation on the art of biography from one of the masters of the genre, Richard Holmes.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

012016121220161213 (R4)A meditation on the art of biography from one of the masters of the genre, Richard Holmes.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0220161213Richard Holmes examines the often ignored lives of women in the early history of science.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

022016121320161214 (R4)Richard Holmes examines the often ignored lives of women in the early history of science.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0320161215Richard Holmes contemplates the ways in which the art of biography can be taught.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

032016121520161214 (R4)Richard Holmes contemplates the ways in which the art of biography can be taught.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0420161215How an account of somebody's death can be used to recast the whole of their preceding life

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

042016121520161216 (R4)How an account of somebody's death can be used to recast the whole of their preceding life

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0520161216When William Blake died in 1827 he was 'already a forgotten man'. How was he resurrected?

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

052016121620161217 (R4)When William Blake died in 1827 he was 'already a forgotten man'. How was he resurrected?

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres