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  • Close Quarters

    Close Quarters

    References and relusions from Angela Thirkell’s Close Quarters, first published in 1958. Compiled by Sue Jenkins Chapter 1 5 Borough of Riverside – Chelsea, London SW3, where Angela Thirkell lived at 1 Shawfield Street. Also Enter Sir Robert and A Double Affair. Borrioboola Gha – Fictional African country in Dickens’s Bleak House which Mrs Jellaby…

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  • Christmas at High Rising (2013)

    Christmas at High Rising (2013)

    Virago 7 short stories and an essay (Shakespeare Did Not Dine Out) 1. Pantomime 11 as clean as Bishop Hatto – Robert Southey’s poem ‘God’s judgment on a Wicked Bishop’ was based on a German folk tale 14 Master Wesendonck – a name chosen for its capacity to form schoolboy nicknames such as Donkey and…

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