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Dramatic Exchanges

Daniel Rosenthal

A unique collection of correspondence between the most celebrated actors, directors and playwrights of the past 50 years – now in paperback

Pocket World in Figures 2020

Informative, entertaining and insightful … the fact-lovers Bible

Babel

Gaston Dorren

A quirky language-lovers tour of the twenty most-spoken languages in the world – what puts them a cut above the other six thousand?

The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes

Theodora Lau

Now in its ninth edition, The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes is the most comprehensive and up-to-date work on the Chinese lunar zodiac, skillfully com…

Seriously Curious

Tom Standage

Following up 2016's hit Go Figure, another collection of astonishing bite-sized explainers from the Economist

The Laws of Human Nature

Robert Greene

From the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power comes the definitive new book on decoding the behaviour of the people around you

This is a Voice

Jeremy Fisher

Train your voice to speak (and sing) with impact using this practical guide, with a foreword by Cerys Matthews

The Economist Style Guide

An updated and refreshed edition of this bestselling guide to English usage.

What We Think About When We Think About Football

Simon Critchley

A philosopher's take on what makes the beautiful game

That's The Way It Crumbles

Matthew Engel

Americanisms have been slyly coloring the English language for centuries, and this practice must stop. Period.

Game Query

Philip Coggan

The non-trivial trivia quiz book that asks how well you really know your world

Nemo's Almanac

Ian Patterson

A literary quiz full of quotes that will challenge, cheer and enlighten book buffs

Scorn

Matthew Parris

A totally up-to-date compendium of the sharpest, wittiest and downright rudest insults in human history

The Daily Stoic Journal

Ryan Holiday

Companion volume to bestseller The Daily Stoic, an elegant journal to help readers apply the stoic principles of wisdom and virtue in today's tumu…

Alexander Hamilton's Guide to Life

Jeff Wilser

Two centuries after his death, Alexander Hamilton is headline news again.

The Jewish Joke

Devorah Baum

Heard the one about the Rabbi and the cow from Minsk? Look no further than this witty compendium, a fascinating and revealing celebration of the great…

Pocket World in Figures 2018

Informative, entertaining and insightful … the fact-lovers Bible

Modern Calligraphy

Molly Suber Thorpe

A complete beginner's guide to the basics of pointed pen script

Music: Ideas in Profile

Andrew Gant

The best concise introduction to an essential subject

A Practical Course in Personal Magnetism

Unleash your natural charisma the Victorian way.

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