Book Of The Year

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the best sellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at six separate years in publishing history. 1: 1925. Christopher Bigsby and Hermione Lee talk about The Great Gatsbyand The Professor's House. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at six separate years in publishing history. 1: 1925. Christopher Bigsby and Hermione Lee talk about The Great Gatsbyand The Professor's House. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Christopher Bigsby

Unknown: Hermione Lee

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Christopher Bigsby

Unknown: Hermione Lee

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a Particular year in publishing history.

2: 1954. John Carey and Harry Ritchie talk about the year which saw the Publication of William Golding 's Lord of the Flies and KingsleyAmis's Lucky Jim. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a Particular year in publishing history.

2: 1954. John Carey and Harry Ritchie talk about the year which saw the Publication of William Golding 's Lord of the Flies and KingsleyAmis's Lucky Jim. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: John Carey

Unknown: Harry Ritchie

Unknown: William Golding

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970816]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: John Carey

Unknown: Harry Ritchie

Unknown: William Golding

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history. 3: 1938 Paul Foot and Harriet Gilbert discuss Graham Greene 's Brighton Rock and George Orwell 's Homage to Catalonia. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history. 3: 1938 Paul Foot and Harriet Gilbert discuss Graham Greene 's Brighton Rock and George Orwell 's Homage to Catalonia. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Paul Foot

Unknown: Harriet Gilbert

Unknown: Graham Greene

Unknown: George Orwell

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970823]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Paul Foot

Unknown: Harriet Gilbert

Unknown: Graham Greene

Unknown: George Orwell

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at six years in publishing history. 4: 1969 AL Kennedy and Steven Connor discuss The French Lieutenant's

Woman and Slaughterhouse Five. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at six years in publishing history. 4: 1969 AL Kennedy and Steven Connor discuss The French Lieutenant's

Woman and Slaughterhouse Five. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Steven Connor

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Steven Connor

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

5: 1818. John Sutherland and Emma Tenant

talk about the year that saw the publication of Jane Austen 's Persuasion and Mary Shelley 's Frankenstein. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

5: 1818. John Sutherland and Emma Tenant

talk about the year that saw the publication of Jane Austen 's Persuasion and Mary Shelley 's Frankenstein. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: John Sutherland

Unknown: Emma Tenant

Unknown: Jane Austen

Unknown: Mary Shelley

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: John Sutherland

Unknown: Emma Tenant

Unknown: Jane Austen

Unknown: Mary Shelley

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

The final programme in which

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history. 1898. Adrian Poole and Louise Doughty talk about the year that saw the publication of Henry James 's The Turn of the Screw and Oscar Wilde's

The Ballad of Reading Gaol. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

The final programme in which

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history. 1898. Adrian Poole and Louise Doughty talk about the year that saw the publication of Henry James 's The Turn of the Screw and Oscar Wilde's

The Ballad of Reading Gaol. Producer Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Adrian Poole

Unknown: Louise Doughty

Unknown: Henry James

Producer: Fiona McLean

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

Unknown: Peggy Reynolds

Unknown: Adrian Poole

Unknown: Louise Doughty

Unknown: Henry James

Producer: Fiona McLean

01192519970809

Christopher Bigsby and Hermione Lee talk about the year which saw the publication of two great American novels, `The Great Gatsby' and Willa Cather's `The Professor's House'.

01192519970809

Christopher Bigsby and Hermione Lee talk about the year which saw the publication of two great American novels, `The Great Gatsby' and Willa Cather's `The Professor's House'.

02195419970816

John Carey and Harry Ritchie talk about the year which saw the publication of William Golding's `Lord of the Flies' and Kingsley Amis's `Lucky Jim'.

02195419970816

John Carey and Harry Ritchie talk about the year which saw the publication of William Golding's `Lord of the Flies' and Kingsley Amis's `Lucky Jim'.

03193819970823

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

3: 1938.

Paul Foot and Harriet Gilbert talk about the year which saw the publication of Graham Greene's `Brighton Rock' and George Orwell's `Homage to Catalonia'.

03193819970823

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

3: 1938.

Paul Foot and Harriet Gilbert talk about the year which saw the publication of Graham Greene's `Brighton Rock' and George Orwell's `Homage to Catalonia'.

04193919970830
04193919970830
04196919970830

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

4: 1969.

AL Kennedy and Steven Connor talk about the year which saw the publication of `The French Lieutenant's Woman' and `Slaughterhouse Five'.

04196919970830

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

4: 1969.

AL Kennedy and Steven Connor talk about the year which saw the publication of `The French Lieutenant's Woman' and `Slaughterhouse Five'.

0519970906
0519970906
06189819970913

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

6: 1898.

Adrian Poole and Louise Doughty talk about the year that saw the publication of Henry James's `The Turn of the Screw' and Oscar Wilde's `The Ballad of Reading Gaol'.

06189819970913

Peggy Reynolds looks back at a specific year in publishing history to discover the classics which have survived and the bestsellers of the day which have disappeared from our bookshelves.

6: 1898.

Adrian Poole and Louise Doughty talk about the year that saw the publication of Henry James's `The Turn of the Screw' and Oscar Wilde's `The Ballad of Reading Gaol'.