Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience

Shaun Usher


Letters of Note is a set of over 100 of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and strange letters, in accordance with the seismically well known web site of a similar identify - a web museum of correspondence visited through over 70 million people.

From Virginia Woolf's heart-breaking suicide letter, to Queen Elizabeth II's recipe for drop scones despatched to President Eisenhower; from the 1st recorded use of the expression "OMG" in a letter to Winston Churchill, to Gandhi's allure for calm to Hitler; and from Iggy Pop's attractive letter of recommendation to a afflicted younger fan, to Leonardo da Vinci's amazing task program letter, Letters of Note is a party of the ability of written correspondence which captures the humour, seriousness, disappointment and brilliance that make up all of our lives.

Including letters from:

Zelda Fitzgerald, Iggy Pop, Fidel Castro, Leonardo da Vinci, invoice Hicks, Anaïs Nin, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Amelia Earhart, Charles Darwin, Roald Dahl, Albert Einstein, Elvis Presley, Dorothy Parker, John F. Kennedy, Groucho Marx, Charles Dickens, Katharine Hepburn, Kurt Vonnegut, Mick Jagger, Steve Martin, Emily Dickinson and many more.

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