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The Warrior Queens : Boadicea's Chariot Part One

By Antonia Fraser

1 available

Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation

By Roberts, Cokie

1 available

Bitter Fame: A Life Of Sylvia Plath (Penguin non-fiction)

By Stevenson, Anne

1 available

Elizabeth: The Biography of Elizabeth Taylor

By J. Randy Taraborrelli

1 available

A Balcony in Nepal: Glimpses of a Himalayan Village

By Olds, Sally Wendkos

1 available

Sylvia Plath - Selected Poems (Faber Poetry)

By Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes

41 available


By Plath, Sylvia

1 available


By Hickman, Katie

1 available

The Art of Hilda Carline: Mrs Stanley Spencer

By Thomas, Alison, Wilcox, Timothy

1 available

The World of the Brontes (Pitkin Guides)

By Pitkin

1 available

Selected Poems of Christina Rossetti (Wordsworth Poetry Library)

By Rossetti, Christina, McGowran, Katharine

1 available

Letters from Egypt: A Journey on the Nile, 1849-1850

By Nightingale, Florence

1 available

The Warrior Queens: Boadicea's Chariot

By Fraser, Lady Antonia

1 available


By Venning, Barry, Barry.

1 available

Cupboard Love: A Food Romance

By Laura Lockington

1 available

Jeanie, an 'Army of One': Mrs Nassau Senior, 1828-1877, the First Woman in Whitehall

By Sybil Oldfield

Love in a Headscarf: Muslim woman seeks the One

By Shelina Zahra Janmohamed

Cupcakes and Kalashnikovs: 100 Years of the Best Journalism by Women

By Eleanor Mills, Eleanor Mills

Chosen by a Horse

By Richards, Susan

Give Me This Mountain

By Dr Helen Roseveare

Under Two Dictators: Prisoner of Stalin and Hitler: With an introduction by Nikolaus Wachsmann

By Buber-Neumann, Margarete, Wachsmann, Nikolaus

Iran Awakening: A memoir of revolution and hope

By Ebadi, Shirin

Raising My Voice: The Extraordinary Story of the Afghan Woman Who Dares to Speak Out

By Joya, Malalai

The Lady And The Peacock: The Life of Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma

By Popham, Peter

The Lady And The Peacock: The Life of Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma

By Popham, Peter

It's a Don's Life

By Mary Beard

Nomad: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations

By Hirsi Ali, Ayaan

Women Who Changed The World: 50 Inspirational Stories of Struggle and Triumph

By Horton, Ros, Simmons, Sally

The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot

By Rebecca Mead

Stet: An Editor's Life

By Diana Athill