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    Bascombe Novels

    By Richard Ford

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    A trilogy of novels - "The Sportswriter", "Independence Day", and "The Lay of the Land" - that charts the life and times of one of the most beloved and enduring characters in modern fiction.

    Blue Collar, White Collar, No Collar: Stories of Work

    By Richard Ford

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A collection of stories about work which chronicles how Americans are employed, how they find work and leave it, refuse it or scorn it, how it defines, fascinates, frustrates and ennobles us. It includes stories that encompass a range of literary styles, and the writers represent a range of ages,...

    Cambridge Library Collection - Travel, Europe: A Hand-Book for Travellers in Spain, and Readers at Home 2 Volume Set: Describing the Country and Cities, the Natives and their Manners

    By Richard Ford

    Paperback £62.76

    Targeted at both travellers and 'readers at home', Richard Ford's 1845 account of Spanish history, topography and culture combines the rigour of a gazetteer with the humour and pace of a private travel diary. An immediate bestseller, it had reached its ninth edition by the end of the century.

    Let Me Be Frank With You

    By Richard Ford

    Paperback £7.85

    Richard Ford returns with four deftly linked Christmas stories narrated by the iconic Frank Bascombe. Now sixty-eight, Frank resides again in the New Jersey suburb of Haddam, and has thrived - seemingly but not utterly - amidst the devastations of Hurricane Sandy. The desolations of Sandy, which left countless lives...

    Sportswriter

    By Richard Ford

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    'My name is Frank Bascombe. I am a sportswriter' - one of the most famous lines in American literature opens this classic, inimitable tour de force

    Independence Day

    By Richard Ford

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    This is one of the most acclaimed novels of the last two decades and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction

    Herald of the Storm (Steelhaven: Book One)

    By Richard Ford

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    An unbalanced veteran, a disillusioned assassin, a hapless apprentice, a drunken swindler, a desperate thief ... During times of crisis, you don't get to choose your heroes.

    Canada

    By Richard Ford

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    First, I'll tell about the robbery our parents committed. Then about the murders, which happened later. It was more bad instincts and bad luck that lead to Dell Parsons' parents robbing a bank. They weren't reckless people, but in an instant, their actions alter fifteen-year-old Dell's sense of normal life...

    Let Me Be Frank With You: A Frank Bascombe Book

    By Richard Ford

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    In his trio of bestselling novels - The Sportswriter, Pulitzer Prize and PEN/Faulkner-winning Independence Day, and The Lay of the Land - Richard Ford set out the zeitgeist of an entire generation, through the divining and wit of his now-famous literary chronicler, Frank Bascombe, one of the most indelible, provocative...

    The Shattered Crown (Steelhaven: Book Two)

    By Richard Ford

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    Steelhaven book 2: Blood oaths are sworn and broken in a city facing total annihilation as Ford's epic fantasy series continues.

    Gatherings from Spain: Murray\'s Handbook for Travellers

    By Richard Ford

    Paperback £13.56

    Perhaps the most famous of "Murray's Handbook for travellers" was the Spanish edition by Richard Ford. Ford was an art connoisseur and writer famed for his knowledge of and passion for Spain. When the book was published it was recognised as one of the most comprehensive and accurate accounts of...

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