84 Charing Cross Road - Virago Modern Classics (Paperback)
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84 Charing Cross Road - Virago Modern Classics (Paperback)

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Paperback 240 Pages
Published: 04/11/2010
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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
ISBN: 9780751503845
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 131 g
Dimensions: 178 x 145 x 15 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

A lovely new edition of this classic title - Good Book Guide

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

A real-life love story . . . A timeless period piece. Do read it - Wall Street Journal

Unmitigated delight from cover to cover - Daily Telegraph

Those who have read The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, a novel comprised of only letters between the characters, will see how much that bestseller owes 84, Charing Cross Road - Medium.com

[84, Charing Cross Road] will beguile an hour of your time and put you in tune with mankind . . . will provide an emollient for the spirit and a sheath for the exposed nerve - New York Times

A unique, throat-lumping, side-splitting treasure - San Francisco Examiner

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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“Fantastic for anyone who loves to read”

A must for anyone who loves to read, this book will touch your heart and inspire you to read all of Hanff's favourite books.

Paperback edition
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“immensely enjoyable”

I loved this book, short, snappy and witty in equal measures. Book lovers will love this especially. Wonderful characters. I read this in one sitting on a train and shared the love by passing it on - would recommend... More

Paperback edition
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“1ST CLASS”

The idea of reading a book about two people writing back and fourth to each other, hardly peaked my interested, but once I started to read this, I couldn't put it down - not only because of the perfect flow of... More

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