With a foreword by Margaret Atwood, this fascinating book charts the close female friendships of four great literary figures, the authors Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot and Virginia Woolf. Their diaries and correspondence have been skillfully mined to reveal for the first time the support and inspiration each one drew from another female writer with whom they formed a close relationship. This compelling book offers new insight into the lives and work of these famous women and is a must-read for all fans of literary and social history.
If you're a Cat Person and a Book Person, this mug is for you. Featuring nine cat silhouettes with nine quotes from men and women of letters who cannot resist...
A handy, versatile and spacious zipped pouch. Could be used for holding pens, pencils, make-up or toiletries. Printed canvas. Measures 22 x 15.5 cm.
"Come divine lyre, speak to me and become a voice" from Sappho poem fragment 118. The simple line "Become a voice" features on a hand-printed tote bag, with a beautiful...
This small but beautifully made china teapot is inspired by the classic ink bottle, with a fountain pen as the handle of the lid. Handmade and glazed in Leyburn, North...