Diaries, letters & journals

    Russian Journal

    By John Steinbeck

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    Just after the iron curtain fell on Eastern Europe John Steinbeck and acclaimed war photographer, Robert Capa ventured into the Soviet Union to report for the New York Herald Tribune. This title deals with the two artists, who at the height of their powers, answer their needs to document human...

    Diary of a Young Girl

    By Anne Frank

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    Presents the diary of a teenage girl, who along with her family in Amsterdam, in the summer of 1942 was forced into hiding by Nazis. This title presents an intimate record of tension and struggle, adolescence and confinement, anger and heartbreak.

    Journey to the Hebrides: A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland & The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

    By James Boswell

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    The account of their great tour is one of the finest pieces of travel writing ever produced: it is a magnificent historical document and also a portrait of two extraordinary personalities. In the vivid prose of theses two famous men of letters, the Highlands and the Western Islands spring to...

    Love Letters

    By Peter Washington

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    Hardback £8.45

    This is a collection of some of the greatest love letters of all time, from 200 of the world's most articulate lovers. Love letters both historic and fictional, tragic and comic; love letters written by both poets and princes; and each one enchanting.

    Diary of Samuel Pepys

    By Samuel Pepys

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    The seventh volume of the complete Diary of Samuel Pepys in its most authoritative and acclaimed edition.

    Turkish Embassy Letters

    By Mary Wortley Montagu

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    Lady Wortley Montagu 1689-1762 was described by a contemporary, as 'one of the most extraordary shining characters in the world...'. Her newly edited letters tell of her travels through Europe to Turkey in 1716.

    Letters to a Young Poet

    By Rainer Maria Rilke

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    Rilke's timeless letters about poetry, sensitive observation, and the complicated workings of the human heart.

    Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and the Journal o

    By James Boswell

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    This text contains Johnson's descriptions of the customs, religion, education, trade and agriculture of a society that was new to him. Boswell offers an intimate personal record of Johnson's behavior and conversation during the trip.

    Letters From Egypt

    By Lucie Duff Gordon

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    In 1862, Duff Gordon embarked on a solo trip to Egypt in a bid to rid herself of consumption. She spent the next seven years in a ruined house above a temple in Luxor, on the Nile, mixing with the local people and setting up a hospital from her home....

    The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vol 1: Diaries, Prayers, and Annals

    By Samuel Johnson

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    Hardback Save £0.79 = £64.21

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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