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Diaries, letters & journals

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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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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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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.<br /><br... [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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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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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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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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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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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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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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War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary 1943-1944

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War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary 1943-1944

Iris Origo

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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War in Val D'Orcia is the elegantly simple chronicle of daily life at La Foce, a manor in a Tuscan no-man's land bracketed... [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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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 handwrote more than fifty letters each week. Dear Quentin is a... [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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Yours Always: Letters of Longing

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Yours Always: Letters of Longing

Eleanor Bass

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

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On Writing

Charles Bukowski

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

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The never-before-published letters of Charles Bukowski on the art of writing [more]

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Dear Mr. Beckett - Letters from the Publisher: The Samuel Beckett File Correspondence, Interviews, Photos

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Dear Mr. Beckett - Letters from the Publisher: The Samuel Beckett File Correspondence,...

Barney Rosset, Lois Oppenheim

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

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An intimate look at the Irish poet and playwright Samuel Beckett. [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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Gone 'til November: A Journal of Rikers Island

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Gone 'til November: A Journal of Rikers Island

Lil Wayne

Music; Rap & Hip-Hop; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Diaries, letters & journals; Prisons

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The rapper details the circumstances that led to his year-long incarceration at Rikers Island and his experiences during his... [more]

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A Notable Woman: The Romantic Journals of Jean Lucey Pratt

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A Notable Woman: The Romantic Journals of Jean Lucey Pratt

Jean Lucey Pratt

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

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The extraordinary journals chronicling one ordinary woman's life: a fascinating slice of British social history edited and... [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; Biography: general; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Media, information & communication industries

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A revealing collection of personal letters written by the iconic author to his mother details his early childhood milestones,... [more]

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Walden

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Walden

Henry Thoreau

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays

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Features a story about one man's attempt to live the simple life in the wilderness, and the great, founding text both for... [more]

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