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The First Third & Other Writings

The First Third & Other Writings

Immortalized as Dean Moriarty by Jack Kerouac in his epic novel, On the Road, Neal Cassady was infamous for his unstoppable energy and his overwhelming charm, h...
On Silbury Hill (Little Toller Monographs)

On Silbury Hill (Little Toller Monographs)

Silbury Hill, the largest pre-historic mound in Europe, like Stonehenge, has inspired and perplexed people for generations. Adam Thorpe, author of the highly in...
Too Good to Be True: A Memoir

Too Good to Be True: A Memoir

When he was three, in the early 1970s, Benjamin Anastas found himself in his mother’s fringe-therapy group in Massachusetts, a sign around his neck: Too Good ...
Father, Mother, Child

Father, Mother, Child

They were a family. The young father, haunted by his own parents’ disappointment, can’t manage to complete his doctorate, nor can he imagine being able to e...
The True Story of My Life

The True Story of My Life

This is the autobiography of famed writer Hans Christian Andersen. He wrote such tales as The Emperor's New Clothes, The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling, The ...
The Education of Henry Adams

The Education of Henry Adams

The Education of Henry Adams is the Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiography of Henry Adams. The Education is much more a record of Adams's introspection than of hi...
The Brontës: A Family Writes

The Brontës: A Family Writes

An elegant publication that provides an intimate portrait of a family of writers, drawing on the rich Brontë collection of the Morgan Library & MuseumA com...
Orwell’s Nose: A Pathological Biography

Orwell’s Nose: A Pathological Biography

In 2012 writer John Sutherland permanently lost his sense of smell. At about the same time, he embarked on a rereading of George Orwell and—still coping with ...