Claire Harman
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Claire Harman

Claire Harman is the award-winning author of three major literary biographies, Sylvia Townsend Warner (1989), Fanny Burney (2000), Robert Louis Stevenson (2005) and of Jane's Fame: How Jane Austen Comquered the World (2009), a biographical study of Jane Austen's enduring appeal. She is the editor of Sylvia Townsend Warner's poems and diaries and of stories and essays by Robert Louis Stevenson, among other works. She writes regularly for the literary press on both sides of the Atlantic and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2006.

website: www.claireharman.com

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    • Murder by the Book

    • The Crime That Shocked Dickens's London
    • By: Claire Harman
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    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
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    From the acclaimed biographer - the fascinating, little-known story of a Victorian-era murder that rocked literary London....

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    • Charlotte Brontë

    • A Life
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    Charlotte was a literary visionary, a feminist trailblazer and the driving force behind the whole Brontë family....

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    • Jane's Fame

    • How Jane Austen Conquered the World
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    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
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    Mention Jane Austen and you'll likely incite a slew of fervent opinions from anyone within earshot....

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    • A Sensational Chapter in Victorian Crime
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    Early in the morning of 6 May 1840, on an ultra-respectable Mayfair street, a footman answered the door to a panic-stricken maid from a nearby house....

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