Tue, 16/07/2013 - 10:51
A first volume of Roald Dahl’s letters are among a clutch of deals announced by John Murray Press.
Nick Davies, JMP m.d., bought Letters from Dahl from Caroline Dawnay at United Agents. Compiled by Dahl biographer Donald Sturrock, it will be published to coincide with Dahl’s centenary in 2016.
Mon, 18/10/2010 - 14:49
Penguin Press has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights to non-fiction title The Romani Gypsies by Yaron Matras.
Editorial director Helen Conford bought the rights in a pre-emptive deal with Caroline Dawnay at United Agents.
Matras is a professor of linguistics at Manchester University and researchers in Romani studies. The book...
Fri, 22/05/2009 - 11:19
Caroline Dawnay of United Agents has sold three non-fiction titles to three different publishers.
Thames & Hudson managing director Jamie Camplin has bought world rights for Verdi and/or Wagner by Peter Conrad. The title will look at how a difference in styles contributed to a particular kind of nationalism. Dawnay said that the book...