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Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art
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Julian Barnes
 
Fully illustrated in colour throughout, this book contains essays on Gericault, Delacroix, Courbet, Manet, Fantin-Latour, Cezanne, Degas, Redon, Bonnard, Vuillard, Vallotton, Braque, Magritte, Oldenburg, Howard Hodgkin and Lucian Freud.
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Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed:...
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The idea that some women and men prefer not to have children is often met with sharp criticism and incredulity by the public and mainstream media. This book includes collection...
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Love + Hate: Stories and Essays
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Tells the story of a Pakistani woman who has begun a new life in Paris, an essay about the writing of author's acclaimed film Le Week-End, and an account of...
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The Antarctic Book of Cooking and...
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Wendy Trusler; Carol Devine
 
A visually captivating, novelistic travelogue that chronicles the first civilian environmental cleanup expedition in Antarctica-an engaging true story told through...
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A Literary Tour of Italy
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Tim Parks
 
Tim Parks - who was described in a recent review as "one of the best living writers of English" - has delighted audiences around the world...
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Politics and the English Language
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George Orwell
 
Includes all issues such as political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia. This title offers an essay on style.
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Cultural Amnesia: Notes in the Margin...
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Clive James's take on the twentieth century - in paperback for the first time.
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Last Call for the Dining Car: The...
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Michael E. Kerr
 
An engrossing and delightful compendium of the most romantic and adventurous railway journeys in the world
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Working the Room: Essays and Reviews:...
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Geoff Dyer
 
'Dyer is becoming a character just as arch and seductive as that professional self-effacer from the previous generation, Alan Bennett.' Observer
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A London Address: the Artangel Essays
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Artangel
 
The thirteen writers of A London Address respond to Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness in a series of essays - some haunting, some charming, and all a truly fascinating read
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Winter: Five Windows on the Season
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Adam Gopnik
 
Winter takes us on an intimate tour of the artists, poets, composers, writers, explorers, scientists and thinkers who helped shape a new and modern idea of winter.
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Bon Voyage: The Telegraph Book of...
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Michael E. Kerr
 
Bon Voyage is an indispensable companion for your cabin, or even for a deckchair up on the sun deck.
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Forty-One False Starts: Essays on...
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Janet Malcolm
 
From the celebrated author of The Journalist and the Murderer and Reading Chekhov comes a brilliant, compelling collection of essays on art, artists and the troubled nature of biography
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Men Explain Things to Me: And Other...
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Rebecca Solnit
 
A collection of essays on feminism, from one of the most important and original public intellectuals writing today
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Takes us on a funhouse hall-of-mirrors ride through the other side of America - to the Ozarks for a Christian rock festival; to Florida to meet the straggling refugees of...
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