22 Results
Literary Form
22 Results
Possession

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to...

Possession : a romance —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-

The novel traces a pair of young academics, Roland Michell and Maud Bailey, as they uncover a clandestine love affair between two long-dead Victorian poets. Interwoven in a mesmerizing pastiche are love letters and fair...

Peacock & vine : Fortuny and Morris in life and at work —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936- author.

Born a generation apart, they were apparent opposites: Fortuny a Spanish aristocrat, thrilled by the sun-baked cultures of Crete and Knossos; Morris the British bourgeois, in thrall to the myths of the North. Yet both me...

A whistling woman —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-

While standing on its own as a novel, this is the conclusion of the "Frederica Quartet" that began with "Virgin in the garden", "Still life" and "Babel Tower". While Frederica works in London, events in Yorkshire will th...

Possession a romance —Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Restricted EText (NNELS)
1991

This is the story of two academics researching the lives of mid-Victorian poets Randolph Henry Ash and Christabel La Lotte. They delve deeper into their lives through their letters, poems and journals. 1990 Man Booker Pr...

1 2