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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 tum…

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.

Go Figure

Tom Standage

Smart, savvy answers to universal questions, from the highly popular Economist Explains and Daily Chart blogs, a treat for the knowing, the uninitiate…

Treasure Palaces

Maggie Fergusson

From Julian Barnes to Ali Smith, great writers give us personal tours of the museums they treasure

The Cuban Cigar Handbook

Matteo Speranza

The aficionado's guide to the best Cuban cigars in the world.

A Dog Day

Cecil Aldin

"One of my favourite books of all time… This adorable book is enhanced by wonderful drawings by Cecil Aldin." Jilly Cooper

Something in the Cellar

Ronald Searle

Welcome to Something in the Cellar….Ronald Searle's Wonderful World of Wine

Pocket World in Figures 2017

The book is an intriguing snapshot of the world today, giving rankings on everything from boozing to banking, travel and TV habits, politics, populati…

Economics: An A-Z Guide

Matthew Bishop

Economics explained and demystified in trademark Economist style.

Zero Hour

Jolyon Fenwick

A haunting photographic record of the Somme battlefield as it looks today

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