Susanna Clarke: Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell (Paperback, 2006) 4 stars

Published in 2004, it is an alternative history set in 19th-century England around the time …

Mr Norrell (who knew there were such things as jokes in this world or people would not write about them in books, but who had never actually been introduced to a joke or shaken its hand) […]

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by  (Page 52)

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