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Stanley Stewart was a member of the Persian Royal Road Expedition, chronicled in a series of television films. He has also been a farmer in Tuscany, a fisherman off the coast of Ireland, a film cameraman in Turkey and Iran, and an erector of circus tents. He is the author of 'Old Serpent Nile', an account of his journey to the source of the river. He is also a regular contributor to The Sunday Times, The Guardian and the Daily and Sunday Telegraph. He was born in Ireland, grew up in Canada and lives in London.
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Life Mask - Emma Donoghue
In a time of looming war, the wealthy liberals of the Whig Party work to topple a tyrannical prime minister and a lunatic king. Will Eliza Farren, England's leading comedic actress, gain entry to that elite circle that calls itself the World? Can Lord Derby endure public mockery of his long, unconsummated courtship of the actress? Will Anne Damer, a sculptor and rumored Sapphist, be the cause of Eliza's fall from grace?