Colin Burrow

Standard Name: Burrow, Colin


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Literary responses Hilary Mantel
Colin Burrow found this novel brilliant, perhaps perverse, offering substantial and deep pleasure to the reader, excelling particularly when the historical record is uncertain or contradictory, well able to stand comparison with the portrait of...
Literary responses E. Nesbit
In 1915 EN was granted a Civil List pension of sixty pounds a year. She was pleased but not overwhelmed at this honour, and thought it ought not to have been taxed.
Briggs, Julia. A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit, 1858-1924. Hutchinson.
She evidently...
Literary responses Sarah Waters
SW calls this book on the one hand a homage to the sensation novels of Braddon and Wilkie Collins , on the other hand a reflection of 1990s excitement over the concept of queer. Writing...


About the 1530s-1540s: The Devonshire Manuscript (British Library...

Women writers item

About the 1530s-1540s

The Devonshire Manuscript (British Library Add. 17492) was compiled in large part by women, who edited and probably wrote and transcribed a number of the poems. The title-page of Elizabeth Heale 's edition, 2012...


Burrow, Colin. “Adjusting the Mechanism”. London Review of Books, Vol.
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Burrow, Colin. “Big Head, Many Brains”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 12, pp. 19-20.
Burrow, Colin. “Big Rip-Off”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 21, pp. 15-16.
Burrow, Colin. “Brattishness”. London Review of Books, pp. 13-14.
Burrow, Colin. “Chapmaniac”. London Review of Books, pp. 21-4.
Burrow, Colin. “How to Twist a Knife”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 8, pp. 3-5.
Burrow, Colin. “I Don’t Know Whats”. London Review of Books, pp. 12-13.