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Letters of Note : An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience - Shaun Usher

Letters of Note

An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

By: Shaun Usher (Compiled by)

Hardcover

Published: 6th May 2014
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This spectacular collection of more than 125 letters offers a never-before-seen glimpse of the events and people of history--the brightest and best, the most notorious, and the endearingly everyday. Entries include a transcript of the letter; a short contextual introduction; and, in 100 cases, a captivating facsimile of the letter itself. The artfulness of Shaun Usher's eclectic arrangement creates a reading experience rich in discovery. Mordant, hilarious, poignant, enlightening--surprise rewards each turn of the page. Colorfully illustrated with photographs, portraits, and relevant artworks, this handsome hardcover is a visual treat too, making Letters of Note an utterly distinctive gift, and an instant classic.

Holiday Gift Guide Pick"Shaun Usher's glorious selection of letters from writers, royalty, rock stars and ordinary citizens, makes you yearn to find a witty handwritten or typed missive in your mailbox. Drawn from the blog of the same name, this lovely volume combines photographs, transcriptions and commentary. "Newsday

ISBN: 9781452134253
ISBN-10: 1452134251
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 6th May 2014
Dimensions (cm): 28.2 x 20.8  x 4.1
Weight (kg): 1.54