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Diaries, letters & journals

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Distant Neighbors: The Selected Letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder

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Distant Neighbors: The Selected Letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder...

Gary Snyder, Wendell Berry

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback

Shares nearly 250 letters exhanged between the authors from 1973 to 2013 on topics ranging from religion, spirituality, and... [more]

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A Hangman's Diary: The Journal of Master Franz Schmidt, Public Executioner of Nuremberg, 1573-1617

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A Hangman's Diary: The Journal of Master Franz Schmidt, Public Executioner...

Franz Schmidt

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History; Penology & punishment

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From 1573 to 1617, Master Franz Schmidt was the executioner for the towns of Bamberg and Nuremberg. During that span, he personally... [more]

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H. H. Asquith Letters to Venetia Stanley

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H. H. Asquith Letters to Venetia Stanley

Michael Brock (Honorary Fellow, Honorary Fellow, Wolfson College and Nuffield College, Oxford), Eleanor Brock

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

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A series of letters between H. H. Asquith and Venetia Stanley, the young woman with whom he had fallen in love. These letters... [more]

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Italo Calvino: Letters, 1941-1985 - Updated Edition

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Italo Calvino: Letters, 1941-1985 - Updated Edition

Italo Calvino

Diaries, letters & journals

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Italy's most important postwar novelist, Italo Calvino (1923-1985) achieved worldwide fame with such books as Cosmicomics,... [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

Biography; Autobiography: general; Diaries, letters & journals; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War

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Aged thirteen when Anne Frank went into the secret annexe, Anne kept a diary in which she confided her innermost thoughts... [more]

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Play It Again: An Amateur Against The Impossible

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Play It Again: An Amateur Against The Impossible

Alan Rusbridger

Keyboard instruments; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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In 2010, Alan Rusbridger, the editor of the Guardian, set himself an almost impossible task: to learn, in the space of a year,... [more]

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Diaries

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Diaries

George Orwell

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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A major literary event-the long-awaited publication of George Orwell's diaries, chronicling the events that inspired his greatest... [more]

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Diario (Spanish)

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Diario (Spanish)

Anne Frank

Diaries, letters & journals; The Holocaust; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Translation of: Het Achterhuis. Dagboekbrieven 12 juni 1942 - 1 augustus 1944. [more]

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The Grand Tour: Letters and Photographs from the British Empire Expedition 1922

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The Grand Tour: Letters and Photographs from the British Empire Expedition...

Agatha Christie

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

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Unpublished for 90 years, Agatha Christie's extensive and evocative letters and photographs from her year-long round-the-world... [more]

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The Annotated Two Years Before the Mast

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The Annotated Two Years Before the Mast

Richard Henry Dana

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

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Features a classic travel narrative which inspired canonical works like Moby Dick and Sailing Alone Around the World. [more]

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Letters to My Daughter

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Letters to My Daughter

Heather Henderson

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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As Australia's longest-serving prime minister and the founder of the Liberal Party, Sir Robert Menzies is a towering figure... [more]

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In Her Own Words: The Writings of Elizabeth Macquarie

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In Her Own Words: The Writings of Elizabeth Macquarie

Robin Walsh

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

A beautifully presented volume containing the annotated letters and journal of Elizabeth Macquarie, wife of early colonial... [more]

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The Secret Diary of a New Mum (aged 43 1/4)

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The Secret Diary of a New Mum (aged 43 1/4)

Cari Rosen

Diaries, letters & journals; Health & Self-Help; Pregnancy, birth & baby care; Humour

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A narrative account of what it's really like to be a midlife mum - whether it's deftly side-stepping any questions about age... [more]

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The Secret Diaries Of Miss Anne Lister: Vol. 1: I Know My Own Heart: The Inspiration for Gentleman Jack

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The Secret Diaries Of Miss Anne Lister: Vol. 1: I Know My Own Heart: The...

Anne Lister

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Lesbian studies

Paperback

The diary of a remarkable woman who lived life on her terms in Regency Yorkshire. Anne Lister was a wealthy landowner, industrialist... [more]

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Letters of Emily Dickinson

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Letters of Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

Diaries, letters & journals

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The same inimitable voice and dazzling insights that make Emily Dickinson's poems immortal can be found in the whimsical,... [more]

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London Journal 1762-1763

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London Journal 1762-1763

James Boswell, Gordon Turnbull

Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Places & peoples: pictorial works; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Edinburgh-born James Boswell, at 22, kept a daily diary of his eventful second stay in London from 1762 to 1763. This journal... [more]

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Misadventures of a Big Mouth Brit

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Misadventures of a Big Mouth Brit

Piers Morgan

Television; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Press & journalism

Paperback

Piers has got a new job. and many bizarre encounters with the likes of Paris Hilton, Tony Blair and Jay-Z, Piers is his usual... [more]

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Orwell's England

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Orwell's England

George Orwell

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Social & cultural history; Nationalism

Paperback

Collected together for the first time, this volume includes the complete text of THE ROAD TO WIGAN PIER - Orwell's vivid and... [more]

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Diaries, 1984-1997

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Diaries, 1984-1997

James Lees-Milne, Michael Bloch

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback

The final compilation from James Lees-Milnes celebrated diaries covering the last fourteen years of his life. [more]

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Selected Letters

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Selected Letters

Virginia Woolf

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback

EDITED BY JOANNE TRAUTMANN BANKS, WITH A PREFACE BY HERMIONE LEEThe finest and most enjoyable of Virginia Woolf's letters... [more]

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Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda: The Love Letters of F.Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald

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Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda: The Love Letters of F.Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald...

F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Fitzgerald

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

Paperback

Through his alcoholism and her mental illness, his career highs (and lows) and her institutional confinement, Scott and Zelda... [more]

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Robert And Elizabeth Barrett Browning Poems

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Robert And Elizabeth Barrett Browning Poems

Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Diaries, letters & journals; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

Hardback

All the great themes they shared are represented in this collection of their shorter poems - love, marriage, poetry, religion,... [more]

$22.99

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Lies: A Diary 1986-1999

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Lies: A Diary 1986-1999

Ned Rorem

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback

Now in paperback: One of the great diarists... [His works] delight, amuse, and enlarge our understanding of music and of... [more]

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Mod Lib De Profundis

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Mod Lib De Profundis

Oscar Wilde

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays

Paperback

Portrays the lives of Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred Douglas through a letter written by Wilde, professing his love for Douglas... [more]

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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and the Journal of a Tour to...

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell

Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

Paperback

In 1773, Samuel Johnson was persuaded to take a walking tour of Scotland with his friend and future biographer James Boswell.... [more]

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