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Diaries, letters & journals

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Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

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Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

Catherine Speck

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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The prominent Australian artist Nora Heysen has been said to have worked in the shadow of her father Hans Heysen, one of Australia's... [more]

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Looking for Rose Paterson: How Family Bush Life Nurtured Banjo the Poet

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Looking for Rose Paterson: How Family Bush Life Nurtured Banjo the Poet...

Jennifer Gall

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history

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<div><strong>Rose was the mother of famous Australian poet Banjo Paterson (known as Barty as a boy) and, yet, very little... [more]

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The Princess Diarist: A Sort of Memoir

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The Princess Diarist: A Sort of Memoir

Carrie Fisher

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Diaries, letters & journals; Science fiction

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A thoroughly original and intimate memoir by the bestselling author of Postcards from the Edge and Wishful Drinking. [more]

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Breaking the Code: Westminster Diaries

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Breaking the Code: Westminster Diaries

Gyles Brandreth

Diaries, letters & journals; History; British & Irish history; Political leaders & leadership; Central government

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The paperback edition of Gyles Brandreth's revealing journal paints an extraordinary portrait of Whitehall and Westminster... [more]

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A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip

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A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip

Alexander Masters

Biography; Biography: general; Diaries, letters & journals

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Unique, transgressive and as funny as its subject, A Life Discarded has all the suspense of a murder mystery. Written with... [more]

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Love from Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

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Love from Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

Donald Sturrock

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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A revelatory collection of letters from the nation's favourite storyteller. [more]

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries

Pope John Paul, II

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Diaries, letters & journals; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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The spiritual diaries of Pope St John Paul II - published for the first time ever in English. The most intimate insight into... [more]

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A Web of Friendship: Selected Letters (1928-1973)

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A Web of Friendship: Selected Letters (1928-1973)

Christina Stead

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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This collection of Christina Stead's letters spans the life of one of Australia's most illustrious writers, offering a rare... [more]

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Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee

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Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee

Wayne Flynt

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Anthologies (non-poetry); Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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Writing resonated with many Alabamians, in particular three sisters: Louise, Alice, and Nelle Harper Lee. Beginning with their... [more]

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Darling Mother, Darling Son: The Letters of Leslie Walford and Dora Byrne, 1929-1972

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Darling Mother, Darling Son: The Letters of Leslie Walford and Dora Byrne,...

Megan Martin

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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For much of the twentieth century the names Leslie Walford and Dora Byrne were synonymous with style and glamour. Darling... [more]

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The Friendship of Roland Barthes

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The Friendship of Roland Barthes

Philippe Sollers

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; linguistics; Literary theory

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In Roland Barthes's eyes, Philippe Sollers embodied the figure of the contemporary writer forever seeking something new. [more]

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The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraith

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The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraith

Richard P. F. Holt

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Economics

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These letters reveal the charm and brilliance of one of the great American intellectual liberals of the twentieth century.... [more]

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Our Israeli Diary, 1978: Of That Time, of That Place

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Our Israeli Diary, 1978: Of That Time, of That Place

Antonia Fraser

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; History

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The long-lost 1978 diary charting Antonia Fraser and Harold Pinter's only visit to Israel is an enchanting document of a time,... [more]

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Diaries and Selected Letters

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Diaries and Selected Letters

Mikhail Afanasevich Bulgakov

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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This selection from the diaries and letters of the Bulgakovs, mostly translated for the first time into English, provides... [more]

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The Folded Clock: A Diary

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The Folded Clock: A Diary

Heidi Julavits

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Feminism & feminist theory

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An insightful meditation on time, relationships and identity, The Folded Clock is a funny, thoughtful and inquisitive diary... [more]

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Dear Quentin: Letters of a Governor-General

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Dear Quentin: Letters of a Governor-General

Quentin Bryce

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Constitution: government & the state

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As Australia's first female Governor-General, Quentin Bryce wrote to those she had met and connected with as her role took... [more]

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Women of Letters 7

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Women of Letters 7

Michaela McGuire, Marieke Hardy

Diaries, letters & journals

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Dear Madonna, Thank you for showing me that it is okay to be both a devoted mother and on a podium drenched in glitter. Love,... [more]

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The John Lennon Letters

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The John Lennon Letters

John Lennon, Hunter Davies

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Diaries, letters & journals

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The first-ever collection of the letters of John Lennon, now available in paperback. [more]

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Living on Paper: Letters from Iris Murdoch 1934-1995

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Living on Paper: Letters from Iris Murdoch 1934-1995

Iris Murdoch

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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Includes letters that gives us a living portrait of one of the twentieth century's greatest writers and thinkers. The letters... [more]

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Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

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Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

Shaun Usher

Diaries, letters & journals; Anthologies (non-poetry)

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The paperback edition of this delightful and internationally bestselling collection of letters, to coincide with the Autumn... [more]

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Yours Always: Letters of Longing

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Yours Always: Letters of Longing

Eleanor Bass

Diaries, letters & journals; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage

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Heart-rending letters of love gone sour from notable men and women [more]

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Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

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Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

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A revelatory collection of letters written by the author of The Broken Road [more]

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The South American Diaries

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The South American Diaries

John Hopkins

Diaries, letters & journals; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A unique and colourful memoir documenting John Hopkins' literary journey through South America [more]

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The Hamilton Collection: The Wisdom and Writings of the Founding Father

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The Hamilton Collection: The Wisdom and Writings of the Founding Father...

Dan Tucker

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History; History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership

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The subject of a New York Times best-selling biography and a Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, interest in Alexander Hamilton... [more]

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The Illustrated Walden: Thoreau Bicentennial Edition

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The Illustrated Walden: Thoreau Bicentennial Edition

Henry David Thoreau

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays

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The illustrated Walden was originally published in 1897 as a two-volume Holiday Edition of Walden, and republished in 1902... [more]

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