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Meet The Author: Francis Spufford

July 30th, 2016

Episode 1096 of 1333 episodes

In this week's Meet the Author presenter James Naughtie talks to author Francis Spufford about his new novel Golden Hill. Francis explains the delight he took in researching the history of pre-revolutionary New York where the story is set, and why he decided to write a novel rather than his usual type of non fiction book.

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