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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Teenage Writings

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Teenage Writings

Jane Austen

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Short stories

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The young Jane Austen was a precocious reader, devouring pulp fiction and classic literature, both of which she soon began... [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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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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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&rsquo;s most beloved authors, The... [more]

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

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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I am not a born writer, but I must say that when I have actually launched myself I get the profoundest and most passionate... [more]

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Letters to a Young Writer

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Letters to a Young Writer

Colum McCann

Diaries, letters & journals; Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Self-help & personal development

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<strong>From the author of <em>Thirteen Ways of Looking</em> and <em>TransAtlantic</em>, a compassionate series of letters... [more]

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Kirk and Anne: Letters of Love, Laughter, and a Lifetime in Hollywood

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Kirk and Anne: Letters of Love, Laughter, and a Lifetime in Hollywood

Kirk Douglas, Anne Douglas

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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As screen icon Kirk Douglas approaches his 100th birthday, he and his wife of 62 years, Anne Buydens, share secrets to longevity... [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 Devil's Diary: Alfred Rosenberg and the Stolen Secrets of the Third Reich

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The Devil's Diary: Alfred Rosenberg and the Stolen Secrets of the Third...

Robert K. Wittman, David Kinney

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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An unprecedented, page-turning narrative of the Nazi rise to power, the Holocaust, and Hitler's post-invasion plans for Russia... [more]

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La Trobe: The Life and Times of the First Governor of Victoria

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La Trobe: The Life and Times of the First Governor of Victoria

John Barnes

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

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Every man and his dog has heard of La Trobe. But just who was Charles Joseph La Trobe? He is at once a household name and... [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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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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