Ruth Scurr is the author of a biography of Robespierre and, most recently, of John Aubrey: My Own Life.
In the LRB Archive:
- Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives by Arlette Farge and Michel Foucault, edited by Nancy Luxon, translated by Thomas Scott-Railton
- Marie-Thérèse: The Fate of Marie Antoinette’s Daughter by Susan Nagel
- The Biographer's Tale by A.S. Byatt