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Diaries, letters & journals

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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, 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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The New Yorker Book of the 40s: Story of a Decade

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The New Yorker Book of the 40s: Story of a Decade

Diaries, letters & journals; Social & cultural history; Political science & theory

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The cultural and political history of the watershed decade of the 20th century, as told by the New Yorker. In this volume,... [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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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]

$41.95

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Diario (Spanish)

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Diario (Spanish)

Anne Frank

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

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

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

$60.00

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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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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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Selected Letters

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Selected Letters

Seneca

Diaries, letters & journals; Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

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This is the largest selection of Stoic philosopher and tragedian Seneca's letters currently available. In them Seneca advises... [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

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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

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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

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

$29.99

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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

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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

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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

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

$31.95

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Henry and June

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Henry and June

Anais Nin

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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Drawn from journals, this book is an account of a woman's sexual awakening, covering a single momentous year - 1931-32, in... [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

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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

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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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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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The Observer Promising first-time British novelists 2018: 'A novel about self-discovery and second chances''Insightful, emotionally... [more]

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller...

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]

$22.99

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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); History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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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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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]

$42.99

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Letters from an Astrophysicist

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Letters from an Astrophysicist

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Diaries, letters & journals; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Astrophysics

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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]

$29.99

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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]

$59.99

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