Letters of Note is a collection of over one hundred of some of the most inspiring, entertaining and unusual letters ever written
Selected and chosen by some of the 70 million fans of the website of the same name, Letters of Note offers a fascinating insight into humanity through the ages. The good, the bad, the strange, the incredible...
From Virgina Woolf's heart-breaking suicide letter to Queen Elizabeth II's recipe for drop scones which she sent to President Eisenhower, through to Gandhi's appeal for calm to Hitler and to Leonardo da Vinci's remarkable job application letter, Letters of Note is a celebration of the power of the written word in correspondence and captures the humour, seriousness, sadness and brilliance that makes up all of our lives
Letters of Note includes letters from Iggy Pop, Charles Darwin, Charles Dickens, Elvis Presley, Dyodor Dostoevsky, John F Kennedy, Mick Jagger, Steve Martin and many many more
Hardcover, 394 pages
Measures H 27.9cm x W 20.3cm x D 3.8cm