This book is the very simple story of the love affair between Miss Helene Hanff of New York and Messrs Marks and Co, sellers of rare and secondhand books, at 84 Charing Cross Road, London'. DAILY TELEGRAPH
Told in a series of letters in 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD and then in diary form in the second part THE DUCHESS OF BLOOMSBURY STREET, this true story has touched the hearts of thousands.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 240
Dimensions: 128 x 200 x 16 mm
A must for anyone who reads - the correspondence between book lover Helen Hanff and Messers Marks & Cross of Charing Cross Road has been reissued. * Daily Express *
Unmitigated delight from cover to cover * DAILY TELEGRAPH *
A real-life love story . . . A timeless period piece. Do read it * WALL STREET JOURNAL *
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