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The Lambs of London

Author: Peter Ackroyd; Alex Jennings
Publisher: North Kingstown, RI : BBC Audiobooks America, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mary Lamb is confined by domesticity: her father is losing his mind, her mother watchful and hostile. The great solace of her life is her brother Charles, an aspiring writer. It is no surprise when Mary falls for the local bookseller's son, antiquarian William Ireland, from whom Charles has purchased a book. But this is no ordinary book--it once belonged to William Shakespeare himself. Or so everyone believes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; W H Ireland; W H Ireland; Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Ackroyd; Alex Jennings
ISBN: 0792740092 9780792740094
OCLC Number: 69108439
Notes: "Sound library."
Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Alex Jennings.
Description: 5 sound discs (6 hr., 14 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Peter Ackroyd.

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"Mary Lamb is confined by domesticity: her father is losing his mind, her mother watchful and hostile. The great solace of her life is her brother Charles, an aspiring writer. It is no surprise when Mary falls for the local bookseller's son, antiquarian William Ireland, from whom Charles has purchased a book. But this is no ordinary book--it once belonged to William Shakespeare himself. Or so everyone believes ..."--Container.

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