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Picture of The 50 Greatest Musical Places of the World.

The 50 Greatest Musical Places of the World.

Woods, Sarah.

It embraces every music-making genre and will seduce you into making journeys to experienc...

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Picture of Hard Tack and Coffee.

Hard Tack and Coffee.

Billings, John D.

In 1881 Billings attended a reunion of Civil War veterans, and the stories told and re-tol...

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Picture of A History of the French Revolution.

A History of the French Revolution.

Bradby, E. D.

Written 'for the general reader', and published to much acclaim in 1926, it is a pleasure ...

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Picture of The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman.

The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman.

Carter, Angela.

Desiderio is visited at night by visions of a glass woman, Albertina, who is the daughter ...

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Picture of Penguins, Pineapples and Pangolins: First Encounters with the Exotic.

Penguins, Pineapples and Pangolins: First Encounters with the Exotic.

Cock-Starkey, Claire.

An entertaining read that delves into historical accounts, journals, diaries and ship's lo...

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Picture of Les Enfants Terribles.

Les Enfants Terribles.

Cocteau, Jean.

It was first published in 1929, and this is the 1955 Rosamund Lehmann translation of the S...

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Picture of Absalom, Absalom!.

Absalom, Absalom!.

Faulkner, William.

A novel of the American south, it spans several generations. The much dislkied Sutpen buil...

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Picture of Cold Comfort Farm.

Cold Comfort Farm.

Gibbons, Stella.

The famous novel was published in 1932 and wonderfully parodied the romantic, melodramatic...

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Picture of Our Man In Havana.

Our Man In Havana.

Greene, Graham.

Christopher Hitchins has written an introduction to this black comedy which Greene publish...

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Picture of The Quiet American.

The Quiet American.

Greene, Graham.

His famous novel that helps us understand the American invovement in Indo-China is one tha...

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Picture of The Tenth Man.

The Tenth Man.

Greene, Graham.

In a prison in occupied France, every tenth man is to be shot. Ten men draw lots with matc...

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Picture of The Life of Poo: Or Why You Should Think Twice about Shaking Hands (Especially with Men).

The Life of Poo: Or Why You Should Think Twice about Shaking Hands (Especially with Men).

Hart, Adam.

Hart explores this most unmentionable of subjects and the hidden world of bacteria taking ...

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Picture of Through the French Canals.

Through the French Canals.

Jefferson, David.

France is blessed with space and superb scenery and the waterways provide the ideal means ...

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Picture of Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War.

Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War.

Johnston, Joseph E.

He published this in 1874, and it was one of the earlier Civil War memoirs. Johnston was o...

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Picture of How to Speak Money: What the Money People Say - and What They Really Mean.

How to Speak Money: What the Money People Say - and What They Really Mean.

Lanchester, John.

As he explains the world of finance to we mere mortals, he presents a funny and frightenin...

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Picture of Total Greek Yoghurt Cookbook: Over 120 Fresh and Healthy Ideas for Greek Yoghurt.

Total Greek Yoghurt Cookbook: Over 120 Fresh and Healthy Ideas for Greek Yoghurt.

Michell, Sophie.

Thick, rich, and delicious, Greek yoghurt is a staple in many households, including ours. ...

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Picture of Gramma Nancy's Animal Hats (And Booties, Too!).

Gramma Nancy's Animal Hats (And Booties, Too!).

Nielsen, Nancy.

Aawww, how cute are these. And who will have more fun, the knitter or the wearer? These pr...

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Picture of Down and Out in Paris and London.

Down and Out in Paris and London.

Orwell, George.

Broadly a memoir, it is written with the techniques of the fiction writer, re-arranging ev...

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Picture of War Diaries: A Prayer for Gallipoli: The Great War Diaries of Kenneth Best.

War Diaries: A Prayer for Gallipoli: The Great War Diaries of Kenneth Best.

Roynon, Gavin (ed.).

They show Best, a brilliant Cambridge mathematics graduate, who was ordained in 1913, to b...

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Picture of The Garden: Visions of Paradise.

The Garden: Visions of Paradise.

Van Zuylen, Gabrielle.

A charming, colourfully illustrated history of the garden (that 'vision of paradise on ear...

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Picture of Eyrie.

Eyrie.

Winton, Tim.

This is different from Winton’s preceding novels in that it takes place completely within ...

$14.95

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Picture of How to Boil an Egg: 184 Simple Recipes for One.

How to Boil an Egg: 184 Simple Recipes for One.

Arkless, Jan.

She wrote it for her son when he went off to university, but is is useful for anyone of an...

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Picture of The Day of the Triffids.

The Day of the Triffids.

Wyndham, John.

The famous post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel set in England sees most of the population blinde...

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