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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Collected Stories by Shirley Hazzard reviewed
By Peter Parker
Blooming Flowers: A Seasonal History of Plants and People by Kasia Boddy reviewed
Shirley Hazzard showed poise and wit
Consider the lilies
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