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Essays, Anthologies, Letters & Prose (608)

Telling Times: Writing and Living, 1954-2008


Letters of Note: Dogs


What If We Stopped Pretending?




How Proust Can Change Your Life

Alain de Botton combines two unlikely genres—literary biography and self-help manual—in the hilarious and unexpectedly practical How Proust Can Change Your Life.

Collected Quotations


A Moveable Feast


Prince Neptune: Poetry and Prose


Letters of Note: Grief


Places I've Taken My Body


Renia's Diary: A Young Girl's Life in the Shadow...


Sister Outsider


Barrel Fever: Stories and Essays


You Don't Know Us Negroes and Other Essays


Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time


The Shelf


The Decay of Lying


Postcards to Europe: The unique must-have collection


The Korean Kid: A Young Australian Pilot's Baptism of...


Making Waves: Essays


The Western Front Diaries of Charles Bean


Abominations: Selected essays from a career of courting self-destruction


Dear Mr Murray: Letters to a Gentleman Publisher

The publishing house of John Murray was founded in Fleet Street in 1768. Dear Mr Murray is a collection of some of the best letters from the hundreds of thousands held in the John Murray Archive.

Everything I Know About Love: Now a Major BBC...


The Turkish Embassy Letters


Had I Known: Collected Essays


On Democracy


Impossible Owls: Essays from the Ends of the World


Things I Don't Want to Know: Living Autobiography 1


Real Estate


Notes of a Native Son


The Narrative of Trajan's Column


The Histories


The Cost of Living: Living Autobiography 2


The Civil War


Everywhere I Look


Freeman's Love


Under African Skies: Modern African Stories


In My Father's Court


Writers' Letters: Jane Austen to Chinua Achebe - The...


Letters of Note: Sex


Aspects of the Novel


The Language of Thieves: The Story of Rotwelsch and...




Conversations of Socrates


The Annals of Imperial Rome


Strange Planet: Existence Chronicle - Now on Apple TV+


The Animals: Love Letters Between Christopher Isherwood and Don...


My Generation: Collected Nonfiction


The Lives of the Saints: The Laureate Lectures


Of This Our Country: Acclaimed Nigerian writers on the...


Where My Feet Fall: Going for a Walk in...


The Matter of Black Lives: Writing from The New...


Letters of Great Women: Extraordinary correspondence from history's remarkable...


The Jerilderie Letter


Boy: Tales of Childhood


Orwell's England


The Confessions


A History of My Brief Body


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