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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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Letters from an Astrophysicist

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Letters from an Astrophysicist

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Diaries, letters & journals; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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Join the galactic conversation on the biggest issues in the universe `Don't fear change. But if you've got plenty of that,... [more]

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz

Jeremy Dronfield

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; The Holocaust; Jewish studies

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The boy is my greatest joy. We strengthen each other. We are one. Inseparable . . . If only we were free; but daily, hourly,... [more]

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Ian Fairweather: A Life in Letters

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Ian Fairweather: A Life in Letters

Claire Roberts, John Thompson

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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A self-portrait by one of Australia's greatest artists, a man mistakenly portrayed as a hermit [more]

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Confessions of a Bookseller

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Confessions of a Bookseller

Shaun Bythell

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Publishing industry; Advocate - Biography

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'Do you have a list of your books, or do I just have to stare at them?' Shaun Bythell is the owner of The Bookshop in Wigtown,... [more]

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100 Letters That Changed the World

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100 Letters That Changed the World

Colin Salter

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Anthologies (non-poetry); General & world history; History: earliest times to present day

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The 100 letters collected in this beautifully illustrated book demonstrate the power of the written word to inspire, astonish... [more]

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Meet Me at the Museum

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Meet Me at the Museum

Anne Youngson

Diaries, letters & journals; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adult & contemporary romance; Historical romance

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WINNER OF THE PAUL TORDAY MEMORIAL PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARDSHORTLISTED FOR THE MCKITTERICK PRIZEA... [more]

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Dogs in Space: A Film Archive

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Dogs in Space: A Film Archive

Richard Lowenstein

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Diaries, letters & journals

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There, after a night partying in Nice with INXS lead singer and rising rock star Michael Hutchence, an idea that had been... [more]

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The Kremlin Letters: Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and Roosevelt

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The Kremlin Letters: Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and...

David Reynolds, Vladimir Pechatnov

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Second World War; Diplomacy

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A penetrating account of the dynamics of World War II's Grand Alliance through the messages exchanged by the Big Three [more]

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The Power of Now Journal

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The Power of Now Journal

Eckhart Tolle

Diaries, letters & journals; Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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With beautiful illustrations and Eckhart Tolle's inspiring text THE POWER OF NOW JOURNAL is a brilliant resource for finding... [more]

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The Letters of Paul Cezanne

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The Letters of Paul Cezanne

Alex Danchev

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs; Diaries, letters & journals

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A translation of the correspondence of Paul Cezanne, known as the father of modern art. This book paints a picture of Cezanne... [more]

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Artists' Letters: Leonardo da Vinci to David Hockney

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Artists' Letters: Leonardo da Vinci to David Hockney

Michael Bird

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Diaries, letters & journals

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A treasure trove of noteworthy letters, arranged thematically to provide an insight into the lives and work of great artists.... [more]

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Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Moviemaking

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Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Moviemaking...

Rocky Lang, Barbara Hall

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Diaries, letters & journals

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Rare notes, memos, and telegrams from Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, Jane Fonda, and more Letters... [more]

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Tripping with Jenny

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Tripping with Jenny

Mudrooroo

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Diaries, letters & journals

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An autobiography of the Aboriginal writer Mudrooroo. [more]

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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition

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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition

Anne Frank

Diaries, letters & journals; European history; The Holocaust

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In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, went into hiding in an... [more]

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The Weil Conjectures: On Maths and the Pursuit of the Unknown

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The Weil Conjectures: On Maths and the Pursuit of the Unknown

Karen Olsson

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Philosophy of science

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Simone Weil: famous French philosopher, writer, political activist, mystic and sister to Andre, one of the most influential,... [more]

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Waltzing Matilda: Australia's Accidental Anthem

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Waltzing Matilda: Australia's Accidental Anthem

W. Benjamin Lindner

Diaries, letters & journals; True stories; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Society & culture: general

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Waltzing Matilda Australia's Accidental Anthem written by a criminal barrister, is a forensic history of the events, the... [more]

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The Illustrated Letters of Jane Austen: Selected and Introduced by Penelope Hughes-Hallett

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The Illustrated Letters of Jane Austen: Selected and Introduced by Penelope...

Penelope Hughes-Hallet

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

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An account of Jane Austen's journey into 'the true art of letter writing'. Penelope Hughes-Hallett celebrates a selection... [more]

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Through Spain with Wellington: The Letters of Lieutenant Peter Le Mesurier of the 'Fighting Ninth'

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Through Spain with Wellington: The Letters of Lieutenant Peter Le Mesurier...

Adrian Greenwood

Diaries, letters & journals; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Napoleonic Wars

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With background information and commentary provided by expert Adrian Greenwood, meticulously footnoted, this is a worthy addition... [more]

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Letters from Iceland

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Letters from Iceland

W. H. Auden, Louis MacNeice

Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

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In the summer of 1936, W H Auden and Louis MacNeice visited Iceland on commission to write a travel book, but found themselves... [more]

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A Chill in the Air: An Italian War Diary 1939-1940

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A Chill in the Air: An Italian War Diary 1939-1940

Iris Origo

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

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Iris Origo, one of the twentieth century's great diarists, was born in England in 1902. As a child, she moved between England,... [more]

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Darwin: The Man, his great voyage, and his Theory of Evoluti

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Darwin: The Man, his great voyage, and his Theory of Evoluti

Dr John van Wyhe

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Diaries, letters & journals; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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Over 160 stunning images and illustrations are included within Darwin, ranging from personal diary entries (such as those... [more]

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The Illustrated Letters and Diaries of the Pre-Raphaelites

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The Illustrated Letters and Diaries of the Pre-Raphaelites

Jan Marsh

Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900

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The story of how a group of precocious young artists shook up the British art establishment, told through their works, letters... [more]

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More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

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More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

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The second volume of exuberant, lively letters from legendary travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor The first collection of... [more]

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Darling Winston: Forty Years of Letters Between Winston Churchill and His Mother

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Darling Winston: Forty Years of Letters Between Winston Churchill and His...

David Lough

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

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The first ever collection of the letters between Churchill and his mother sheds revelatory light on the future wartime premier.... [more]

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