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Episode image is a detail of the cover of  A Field Guide To Getting Lost  by Rebecca Solnit, published in 2006 by Canongate Books; cover image: plainpicture / Rachel Rebibo; design: Peter Adlington / Canongate.

Episode image is a detail of the cover of A Field Guide To Getting Lost by Rebecca Solnit, published in 2006 by Canongate Books; cover image: plainpicture / Rachel Rebibo; design: Peter Adlington / Canongate.

Joining Charles Adrian for the 109th Second-Hand Book Factory is unruffled writer, storyteller, poet and theatre-maker Anna Beecher. They talk about a deeply compassionate classic, the rebelliousness of fairy tales and the value of learning how to get lost.

The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter is also discussed in Page One 86 and in Page One 141. Other books by Angela Carter are discussed in Page One 54 (Wise Children), Page One 76 (The Passion Of New Eve) and Page One 123 (The Sadean Woman).

Episode released: 27th June, 2017.

 

Book listing:

Middlemarch by George Eliot

Introduction (by Helen Simpson) to The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter

A Field Guide To Getting Lost by Rebecca Solnit

 

Links:

Page One 86

Page One 141

Page One 54

Page One 76

Page One 123

Anna Beecher

Charles Adrian Gillott