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David Nokes (March 11, 1948 - November 19, 2009) was a scholar of eighteenth century English literature known for his biographies of Jonathan Swift, John Gay, Jane Austen and Samuel Johnson. He also penned screenplays, including a BBC adaptation of Samuel Richardson's novel Clarissa (1991) and an adaptation of Anne Bront's The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996). He was also a leading reviewer for The Times Literary Supplement and the London Review of Books.

Nokes attended King's College School, Wimbledon, London. He received an MA from Christ College, Cambridge in 1972 and a Ph.D. in 1974. He started teaching at King’s College London in 1973, was elevated to reader in 1986 and then promoted to Professor of English Literature in 1998.

In 1994 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

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Total Books: 15
Samuel Johnson A Life
2009 - Samuel Johnson a Life (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780805086515
ISBN-10: 080508651X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History

The Nightingale Papers
2005 - The Nightingale Papers (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781843917038
ISBN-10: 1843917033
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Humor & Entertainment

Jane Austen A Life
1998 - Jane Austen a Life (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520216068
ISBN-10: 0520216067
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.

Jane Austin a Life
1997 - Jane Austin a Life (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781857024197
ISBN-10: 1857024192

Jane Austen A Life
1997 - Jane Austen a Life (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780374113261
ISBN-10: 0374113262
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

John Gay A Profession of Friendship
1995 - John Gay a Profession of Friendship (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780198129714
ISBN-10: 0198129718
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Gay & Lesbian

1990 - Joseph Andrews [Critical Studies, Penguin] (Paperback)Paperback
Raillery and Rage Study of Eighteenth Century Satire
1987 - Raillery and Rage Study of Eighteenth Century Satire (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780710809773
ISBN-10: 0710809778
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Fielding's Joseph Andrews
1987 - Fielding's Joseph Andrews [Masterstudies] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780140771534
ISBN-10: 0140771530
Genre: Children's Books

Jonathan Swift A Hypocrite Reversed A Critical Biography
Jane Austen Unabridged Audio
Jane Austen Unabridged Audio (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9780736644419
ISBN-10: 0736644415

Jane Austen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781857026672
ISBN-10: 1857026675