ACKROYD, Peter

Dickens

For a serious Dickens fan, this is a very enjoyable account of his life. Ackroyd, one of England's leading literary biographers, and a novelist of some note himself, eschews fanciful speculation about...

The Life of Thomas More

This English author is a professional historian, a graduate of Cambridge, specializing in the history of London and its important personages. In this biography, Ackroyd seeks to draw a biographical profile...