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Diaries, letters & journals

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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

Hardback

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

$37.99

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Reportage from Ancient Greece and Rome

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Reportage from Ancient Greece and Rome

Paul Chrystal

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

A fascinating and truly unique survey of two of the world's most significant and influential civilisations spanning some 2000... [more]

$49.99

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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

Hardback

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

$39.99

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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

Hardback

'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]

$29.99

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Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

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Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

Adam Kay

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Medical profession; Health systems & services

Hardback

From the multi-award-winning and million-copy bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt comes Twas The Nightshift Before... [more]

$19.99

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Essays

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Essays

Lydia Davis

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

Hardback

Lydia Davis's writing is a masterclass in control- wry, lucid, penetrating, every word placed deliberately. Here she presents... [more]

$45.00

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Yellow Notebook: Diaries Volume One 1978-1986

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Yellow Notebook: Diaries Volume One 1978-1986

Helen Garner

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

Hardback

The private diaries of one of Australia's greatest living writers, the much loved, fearless and fierce Helen Garner. [more]

$29.99

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Dear Alzheimer's: A Diary of Living with Dementia

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Dear Alzheimer's: A Diary of Living with Dementia

Keith Oliver

Diaries, letters & journals; Care of the elderly; Coping with illness

Paperback

Keith Oliver was diagnosed with young onset dementia in 2010, and has since become a leading activist for dementia care, and... [more]

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Artaud 1937 Apocalypse - Letters from Ireland. 14 August to 21 September 1937

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Artaud 1937 Apocalypse - Letters from Ireland. 14 August to 21 September...

Antonin Artaud

Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Anthologies (non-poetry)

Paperback

Antonin Artaud's journey to Ireland in 1937 marked an extraordinary--and apocalyptic--turning point in his life and career.... [more]

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Letters to the Lady Upstairs

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Letters to the Lady Upstairs

Marcel Proust

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

Paperback

A charming, funny, poignant collection of twenty-three letters from Marcel Proust to his upstairs neighbour [more]

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Postcards to Europe: The unique must-have collection

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Postcards to Europe: The unique must-have collection

Various

Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); EU & European institutions; Press & journalism

Paperback

From Paris to Prague, from the past to the present, authors and artists explore what Europe means to them - and us.<br /><br... [more]

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Secret Pigeon Service: Operation Columba, Resistance and the Struggle to Liberate Europe

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Secret Pigeon Service: Operation Columba, Resistance and the Struggle to...

Gordon Corera

Diaries, letters & journals; True war & combat stories; Second World War; Espionage & secret services

Paperback

Gordon Corera uses declassified documents and extensive original research to tell the story of MI14(d) and the Secret Pigeon... [more]

$24.99

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Bess of Hardwick's Letters: Language, Materiality, and Early Modern Epistolary Culture

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Bess of Hardwick's Letters: Language, Materiality, and Early Modern Epistolary...

Alison Wiggins

Diaries, letters & journals; Historical & comparative linguistics; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800

Paperback

Bess of Hardwick's Letters is the first book-length study of the c. 250 letters to and from the remarkable Elizabethan dynast,... [more]

$77.99

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Letters Between Mothers and Daughters

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Letters Between Mothers and Daughters

Barbara Caine (The University of Sydney, Australia)

Diaries, letters & journals; European history; Social & cultural history; Sociology: family & relationships

Paperback

There are now many studies of family letters in Europe, but most of them focus on marital letters and letters between parents,... [more]

$77.99

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Green Tile Linen Journal

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Green Tile Linen Journal

Editors of Thunder Bay Press

Diaries, letters & journals

Hardback

Take note of these handy... [more]

$19.99

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Succulent Linen Journal

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Succulent Linen Journal

Editors of Thunder Bay Press

Diaries, letters & journals

Hardback

Take note of these handy... [more]

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Grace Mothers: Letters to Our Children

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Grace Mothers: Letters to Our Children

Georgie Abay, Julie Adams, Claire Brayford

Diaries, letters & journals

Hardback

A perfect gift for Mother's Day, this beautiful coffee table book is both an intimate insight into the joys and tribulations... [more]

$65.00

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Samurai Jack Hardcover Ruled Journal

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Samurai Jack Hardcover Ruled Journal

Insight Editions

Diaries, letters & journals; Stationery items

Hardback

Commemorate Samurai Jack's epic battle against the evil Aku with this hardcover journal featuring imagery from Cartoon Network's... [more]

$22.99

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Powerpuff Girls Hardcover Ruled Journal

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Powerpuff Girls Hardcover Ruled Journal

Insight Editions

Diaries, letters & journals; Stationery items

Hardback

Celebrate the Powerpuff Girls and their mission to save the city of Townsville (and the world) before bedtime with this hardcover... [more]

$22.99

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We Bare Bears Hardcover Ruled Journal

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We Bare Bears Hardcover Ruled Journal

Insight Editions

Diaries, letters & journals; Stationery items

Hardback

Chronicle your adventures alongside Grizz, Panda, and Ice Bear with this hardcover ruled journal, the perfect gift for fans... [more]

$22.99

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General Jack's Diary 1914-18

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General Jack's Diary 1914-18

John Terraine

Diaries, letters & journals; First World War; Military life & institutions

Paperback

The poignant, deeply moving diary of a British officer who served in the trenches right through the First World War [more]

$22.99

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Harry Potter: Diagon Alley Pocket Notebook Collection (Set of 3)

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Harry Potter: Diagon Alley Pocket Notebook Collection (Set of 3)

Insight Editions

Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$19.99

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Write a Letter: Put Pen to Paper and Put a Smile on the Face of a Stranger, a Friend or Yourself

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Write a Letter: Put Pen to Paper and Put a Smile on the Face of a Stranger,...

Jodi Ann Bickley

Other graphic art forms; Diaries, letters & journals; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama); Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation; Hobbies

Paperback

There are more ways than ever to communicate with people. But none match the intimacy, care and fulfilment found in sending... [more]

$29.99

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Love Letters of Great Men

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Love Letters of Great Men

Ursula Doyle

Diaries, letters & journals; Anthologies (non-poetry); Romance; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Gift books

Hardback

Remember the wonderfully romantic book of letters by Beethoven, Byron and Napoleon that featured in the Sex and the City film?... [more]

$14.99

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Making Things Right: A Master Carpenter at Work

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Making Things Right: A Master Carpenter at Work

Ole Thorstensen

Diaries, letters & journals; Carpentry; DIY: carpentry & woodworking

Paperback

A celebration of good craftsmanship by a Norwegian master carpenter - the anatomy of a job well done. [more]

$22.99

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