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Diaries, letters & journals

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Carrington's Letters: Her Art, Her Loves, Her Friendships

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Carrington's Letters: Her Art, Her Loves, Her Friendships

Dora Carrington

Art & design styles: c 1900 to c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Illustration; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Gender studies: women

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Dora Carrington was considered an outsider to Bloomsbury. For over a decade she was the companion of gay writer Lytton Strachey,... [more]

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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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Talking into the Typewriter: Selected Letters (1973-1983)

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Talking into the Typewriter: Selected Letters (1973-1983)

Christina Stead

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

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The second volume of Christina Stead's letters, covering the period 1973 to just before her death in 1983. From just before... [more]

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Letters to the Lady Upstairs

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Letters to the Lady Upstairs

Marcel Proust

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Humour

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A charming, funny, poignant collection of twenty-three letters from Marcel Proust to his upstairs neighbour [more]

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Munich 1919: Diary of a Revolution

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Munich 1919: Diary of a Revolution

Victor Klemperer

Diaries, letters & journals; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions

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Munich 1919 is a vivid portrayal of the chaos that followed World War I and the collapse of the Munich Council Republic by... [more]

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A World Gone Mad: The Diaries of Astrid Lindgren, 1939-45

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A World Gone Mad: The Diaries of Astrid Lindgren, 1939-45

Astrid Lindgren

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Before she became internationally known for her children's books, Astrid Lindgren was an aspiring author living in Stockholm... [more]

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The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992

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The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992

Tina Brown

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Publishing industry

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The irreverent diaries of Tina Brown's eight spectacular years as editor-in-chief of Vanity Fair. [more]

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Keeping On Keeping On

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Keeping On Keeping On

Alan Bennett

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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Following the phenomenally successful Writing Home and Untold Stories, Keeping On Keeping On contains Bennett's diaries 2005... [more]

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Lincoln's Notebooks: Letters, Speeches, Journals, and Poems

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Lincoln's Notebooks: Letters, Speeches, Journals, and Poems

Dan Tucker

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History

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This unique collection combines the public and private words of our most beloved and eloquent American president into one... [more]

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Dylan Thomas: The Collected Letters Volume 1: 1931-1939

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Dylan Thomas: The Collected Letters Volume 1: 1931-1939

Dylan Thomas

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The first volume of the definitive collection of Dylan Thomas's letters. [more]

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Dylan Thomas: The Collected Letters Volume 2: 1939-1953

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Dylan Thomas: The Collected Letters Volume 2: 1939-1953

Dylan Thomas

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The second volume of the definitive collection of Dylan Thomas's letters. [more]

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The Book of Emma Reyes: A Memoir in Correspondence

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The Book of Emma Reyes: A Memoir in Correspondence

Emma Reyes

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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The extraordinary, posthumously published memoir in letters of a Colombian artist whose writing was championed by Gabriel... [more]

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The Illustrated Letters of Virginia Woolf

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The Illustrated Letters of Virginia Woolf

Frances Spalding

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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The moving story of the life and work of novelist Virginia Woolf, revealed through her own letters to those closest to her.... [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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L'Appart: The Delights and Disasters of Making My Paris Home

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L'Appart: The Delights and Disasters of Making My Paris Home

David Lebovitz

Diaries, letters & journals; Travel & holiday

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-A chef buys an apartment in Paris and endures the headaches and excitement of renovating his own corner of paradise in the... [more]

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Slow Catastrophes: Living with Drought in Australia

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Slow Catastrophes: Living with Drought in Australia

Rebecca Jones

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Drought & water supply; Social impact of environmental issues; Agriculture & farming

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Living with drought is one of the biggest issues of our times. Climate change scenarios suggest that in the next fifty years... [more]

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The Diary of a Bookseller

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The Diary of a Bookseller

Shaun Bythell

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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'At its heart, this book is a furious missive from the frontline of the David and Goliath battle between small business owners... [more]

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Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I: 1940-1956

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Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I: 1940-1956

Sylvia Plath

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I: 1940-1956Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) was one of the writers that defined the course of... [more]

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The Recovery Letters: Addressed to People Experiencing Depression

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The Recovery Letters: Addressed to People Experiencing Depression

Tom Couser

Diaries, letters & journals; Health & Self-Help; Coping with illness; Coping with stress

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An anthology of inspirational, heartfelt letters written by people who have recovered or are recovering from depression and... [more]

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Jane Austen: The Chawton Letters

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Jane Austen: The Chawton Letters

Kathryn Sutherland

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Gift books

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The thirteen letters collected by Jane Austen's House Museum, in Chawton, give us intimate glimpses into her life in Bath... [more]

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David Sedaris Diaries: A Visual Compendium

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David Sedaris Diaries: A Visual Compendium

David Sedaris

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Diaries, letters & journals; Popular culture

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A visual compendium of the illustrated diaries David Sedaris has been creating since 1977 - time capsules of both our culture... [more]

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The Good Bohemian: The Letters of Ida John

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The Good Bohemian: The Letters of Ida John

Michael Holroyd, Rebecca John

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

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Captivatingly fresh and intimate letters from Augustus John's first wife, Ida, reveal the untold story of married life with... [more]

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Letters from the Suitcase: A Wartime Love Story

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Letters from the Suitcase: A Wartime Love Story

Cal Finnigan, Rosheen Finnigan

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; Social & cultural history; Second World War

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THE LETTERS FROM THE SUITCASE - An enchanting, poignant and incredibly moving account of the five year early marriage between... [more]

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The Selected Letters of Laura Ingalls Wilder

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The Selected Letters of Laura Ingalls Wilder

William Anderson, Laura Ingalls Wilder

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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Available for the first time and collected in one volume, the letters of one of America’s most beloved authors, The... [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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