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  • The Diary of a Bookseller
    The Diary of a Bookseller (English, Hardback) Shaun Bythell

    Shaun Bythell owns The Bookshop, Wigtown - Scotland's largest second-hand bookshop. It contains 100,000 books, spread over a mile of shelving, with twisting corridors and roaring fires, and all set in a beautiful, rural town by the edge of the sea. A book-lover's paradise? Well, almost ... ...

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  • Letters to a Young Poet
    Letters to a Young Poet (English, Paperback) Rainer Maria Rilke

    An Unabridged, Unaltered Edition with All Ten Letters, to include three poems from The Book of Pictures: Kings In Legends, The Knight & The Woman Who Loves -

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  • Get a Life
    Get a Life (Hardback) Vivienne Westwood

    Vivienne Westwood began Get A Life, her online diary, in 2010 with an impassioned post about Native American activist Leonard Peltier. Since then, she has written two or three entries each month, discussing her life in fashion and her involvement with art, politics and the environment. Reading Vivienne's thoughts, in her own words, is as fascinating and provocative as you would expect from...

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  • Love, Nina
    Love, Nina (English, Paperback) Nina Stibbe

    In 1982 Nina Stibbe, a 20-year-old from Leicester, moved to London to work as a nanny for a very particular family. It was a perfect match: Nina had no idea how to cook, look after children or who the weirdos were who called round.

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  • Walden
    Walden (Paperback) Henry Thoreau

    Features a story about one man's attempt to live the simple life in the wilderness, and the great, founding text both for the environmental movement and the entire counter-culture.

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  • Letters to a Young Poet
    Letters to a Young Poet (English, Paperback) Rainer Maria Rilke

    'What matters is to live everything. Live the questions for now.' This title features profound and lyrical letters the author wrote to a young friend with advise on writing, love, sex, suffering and the nature of advice itself.

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  • Play It Again
    Play It Again (Paperback) Alan Rusbridger

    In 2010, Alan Rusbridger, the editor of the Guardian, set himself an almost impossible task: to learn, in the space of a year, Chopin's Ballade No.

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  • The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 4, 1966-1989
    The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 4, 1966-1989 (English, Hardback) Samuel Beckett

    This final volume in the acclaimed edition of The Letters of Samuel Beckett covers the last twenty-four years of Beckett's life and work.

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  • One Question a Day
    One Question a Day (English, Hardback) Aimee Chase

    For anybody who has ever given up journaling after being intimidated when facing a blank page, this book makes it easy to take a snapshot of your inner life in just a few minutes each day. The beauty of this journal is that it enables readers to track their emotional growth as well as keep track of memories.

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  • On Further Reflection
    On Further Reflection (Hardback) Jonathan Miller

    A selection of writings by Jonathan Miller, from the 1960s to the present day. The book covers every side of Miller from comedy to drama, opera to photography, medicine to psychology.

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  • The Drone Eats with Me
    The Drone Eats with Me (English, Paperback) Atef Abu Saif

    In July 2014, in response to the kidnapping and murder of three teenagers, Israel launched a wide-scale attack on the people of Strip, lasting 51 days, killing 2145 Gazans (578 of them children), injuring more than 11,000, and demolishing 17,200 homes. The worldwide public outcry at this punishment of an entire people was coupled with protests at the pro-Israeli bias of much of the Western media....

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  • My Dear Bessie
    My Dear Bessie (English, Paperback) Chris Barker, Bessie Moore

    The wartime correspondence which first warmed people's hearts in Simon Garfield's To the Letter, now available in a single volume for readers to follow their wonderful and life-changing journey

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  • Two Prospectors
    Two Prospectors (English, Paperback) Sam Shepard, Johnny Dark

    Sam Shepard was arguably America's finest working dramatist, as well as an accomplished screenwriter, actor, and director. Winner of a Pulitzer Prize, he wrote more than forty-five plays, including True West, Fool for Love, and Buried Child. Shepard also appeared in more than fifty films, beginning with Terrence Malick's Days of Heaven, and was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in...

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  • I'm Very into You
    I'm Very into You (English, Paperback) Kathy Acker, McKenzie Wark

    "Why am I telling you all this? Partly 'cause the whole queerness/identity thing for me stretches through everything, absolutely everything. Slipping between straight/gay is child's play compared to slipping between writer/teacher/influence-peddler whatever. I forget who I am. You reminded me of who I prefer to be." [M.W.]...

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  • Love Letters of Great Men, Volume 1
    Love Letters of Great Men, Volume 1 (English, Paperback) Ludwig Van Beethoven, Napoleon Bonaparte

    LOVE LETTERS OF GREAT MEN (Volume 1) is an anthology of romantic love letters written by leading male historical figures. ***The book plays a key role in the plot of the US movie Sex and the City. *** When Carrie Bradshaw in the "Sex and the City" movie began reading the book Love Letters of Great Men, millions of women wanted to get their hands on the book. Of course, what could be more romantic...

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  • The Magical Battle of Britain
    The Magical Battle of Britain (English, Paperback) Dion Fortune

    The weekly war letters of Dion Fortune to her Society of the Inner Light.

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  • Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda
    Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda (Paperback) F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Fitzgerald

    Through his alcoholism and her mental illness, his career highs (and lows) and her institutional confinement, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald's devotion to each other endured for more than twenty-two years. This book presents a collection of correspondence between Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.

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  • Walden
    Walden (English, Hardback) Henry David Thoreau

    One of the most influential books in early American literature

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  • Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark
    Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark (English, Paperback) Mary Wollstonecraft

    Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark (1796) is both an arresting travel book and a personal memoir. In it Wollstonecraft describes the sublime landscape and the events and people she encounters. This edition includes reviews, additional letters, and documents on the background to the journey.

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