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Review #13 – Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know by Sir Ranulph Fiennes (2009)

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Review #12 – The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard Feynman

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Review #11 – 84, Charing Cross Road (Slightly Foxed Editions) by Helene Hanff (2015)

Link to: Slightly Foxed Editions No. 32

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Review #10 – Poems That Make Grown Men Cry by Anthony and Ben Holden (2014)

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New Faber Members Collectors’ Edition of Seamus Heaney available

Faber & Faber has just announced the publication of their latest Faber Members Collectors’ Edition: Seamus Heaney’s New Selected Poems 1966–1987. This is the second Collectors’ Edition after The Buried Giant by Kazou Ishiguro that I covered in an earlier post. … Continue reading

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Review #9 – My Brief History by Stephen Hawking (2013)

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Hay Festival from 21 – 31 May 2015

HAY FESTIVAL 21–31 MAY 2015: I would really love to go if I could afford it. This and The London Book Fair at Olympia are both what’s been on my mind for years. I guess booking flights tickets, hotel and all that … Continue reading

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Faber & Faber launches Faber Members

Faber & Faber has launched a wonderful collection of Collectors’ Editions available to Faber Members. Price for 12 books delivered every month is £500. That’s around £42 per book and Faber is offering free delivery to UK customers, £8 delivery … Continue reading

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Folio Society publishes A New Birth of Freedom: Selected Writings of Abraham Lincoln @foliosociety

The Folio Society has released a press release announcing it’s newest edition of A New Birth of Freedom: Selected Writings of Abraham Lincoln, commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination. The Folio Society – “The Folio Society publishes a new selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings to … Continue reading

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Folio Society publishes Dune, @foliosociety

The Folio Society has released a press release announcing it’s newest collector’s edition of DUNE by Frank Herbert. The Folio Society – “The Folio Society announces the publication of its much-anticipated edition of Frank Herbert’s classic science-fiction novel, Dune, illustrated by US artist … Continue reading

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