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    Flame in the snow

    R280,00 R360,00
    In a telegram dated 29 April 1963, thirty-year-old Afrikaans poet Ingrid Jonker thanks Andre Brink, a young novelist of twenty-eight, for flowers and a letter he sent her. In the more than two hundred letters that followed this telegram, one of South African literatureÆs most famous love affairs unfolds.

    Roughing it: 1820 Settlers in Their Own Words

    R255,00 R300,00
    Did you know the term "roughing it" comes from the 1820 settlers' tent village at Algoa Bay? Or that her new home "the most miserable country mentioned in the world?" This is the story of the 1820 settlers dramatic first three years in their own words - letters, journals and diaries tell of dangerous voyages and the establishment of farms in a harsh environment. a compelling narrative that moved.

    The Complete Michael Palin Diaries

    R399,00 R762,71
    All three of Michael Palin's bestselling diaries, covering 30 years from 1969 to 1998.

    Daphne du Maurier: Letters from Menabilly Portrait of a Friendship

    R363,00
    A compilation of letters sent by Daphne du Maurier to her close friend Oriel Malet with further text by Oriel Malet linking and contextualizing the letters.

    Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

    R306,00 R350,00
    The paperback edition of this delightful and internationally bestselling collection of letters, to coincide with the Autumn run of Letters Live

    The Diary of a Gulag Prison Guard

    R276,00 R325,00

    Dear World, How are You?

    R280,00 R320,00
    When Toby Little was five years old, he decided to write to someone in every country in the world. With the help of his mum, Toby started handwriting and posting letters to everyone from research scientists in Antarctica to game-keepers in Chad and even the Pope. Not only did Toby achieve his goal but the world wrote back.

    Vlam in die sneeu

    R280,00 R320,00
    Op 29 April 1963 stuur Ingrid Jonker Æn telegram aan Andre P. Brink om dankie te se vir blomme en Æn brief wat hy vir haar gestuur het. Hulle het mekaar Æn paar dae tevore ontmoet. Hy was agt-en-twintig; sy Æn jaar ouer. So begin Æn briewewisseling tussen twee skrywers wat duur tot sy laaste brief aan haar in April 1965.

    Inside Vogue: A Diary of My 100th Year

    R337,00 R385,00

    Letters from the Suitcase

    R268,00 R315,00
    THE LETTERS FROM THE SUITCASE - An enchanting, poignant and incredibly moving account of the five year early marriage between two lovers divided by war - and the legacy they left for their only child.

    A Leap of Faith: Going, Doing and Changing Ourselves and the World Around Us

    R400,00
    A book of letters written by a father to his sons, and to us, so we can find within our lives the power to create meaning, purpose and joy. It is a book especially suited to women and young people who have been locked out from their dreams. It is a book geared to empower people, freeing us to create unbelievable things by using what we have.

    Selected Letters

    R337,00 R385,00
    Offers an extensive selection of author's letters, arranged by subject so that you can choose from themes including social life, the Court, politics, literature, and the evolution of his Gothic castle and art and book collections at Strawberry Hill.

    The Diary of Lena Mukhina: A Girl's Life in the Siege of Leningrad

    R254,00 R299,00
    The heartbreaking diary of a sixteen-year-old Russian high school student who was living in Leningrad during the Nazi siege that began in 1941.

    Letters from a Flying Officer

    R425,00
    The exciting diaries and letters of a World War One fighter ace

    The Princess Diarist

    R280,00 R320,00

    Selected Letters

    R337,00 R385,00
    In a period of great letter-writing, Keats' letters are outstanding. They begin in summer 1816, as he approached his twenty-first birthday, and were written over the next four years until his early death. This edition includes an introduction and notes, as well as a map of Keats' Scottish walking tour and reproductions of his letters.