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Jenny Uglow

Jenny Uglow

Jenny Uglow grew up in Cumbria and now works in publishing. Her books include prize-winning biographies of Elizabeth Gaskell and William Hogarth. The Lunar Men, published in 2002, was described by Richard Holmes as ‘an extraordinarily gripping account’, while her most recent biography, Nature’s Engraver: A Life of Thomas Bewick, won the National Arts Writers Award for 2007. She lives in Canterbury.