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  • Misc. Supplies: 207 pages
  • Publisher: Barrie & Jenkins; Reprint edition (7 Sept. 1989)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0712621806
  • ISBN-13: 978-0712621809
  • Product Dimensions: 15.8 x 2.2 x 25.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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A celebration of the positive by a well-known travel writer, this autobiography sets forth the author's views on the pleasure principle, among many other things. Jan Morris has written and edited many books, including "Venice", "Pax Britannica", "Hong Kong" and "The Oxford Book of Oxford". Her novel "Last Letters from Han" was shortlisted for the Booker Prize.

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A fascinating account of Jan Morris is journey through life. Wish I had got to know about her a long time ago.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Take a look - don't miss this book 20 Jun. 2016
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Follow up to "Conundrum" She is one of the very best English writers writing about travel and an overlooked gender pioneer.
5.0 out of 5 stars Second volume of her autobiography 25 Mar. 2014
By Dominic P. - Published on Amazon.com
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Conundrum was the first volume. It spoke of the process of transitioning, and how such a decision is made. Read it and you'll want to know how the story turned out. Which is where this book comes in. Written decades later in life, it tells you of the many paths begun in Conundrum. And who doesn't want to know how the story ends?
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4.0 out of 5 stars What an Enviable Life! 14 Jan. 1998
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Jan Morris leads the kind of life anyone could envy: she does what she loves for a living and is successful at it, lives in the house she always wanted (a cottage in Wales) and is close to her friends and family. This series of essays meanders amiably over a number of topics: cats, her house, various cities, and aspects of her life. Some are more successful than others, but this book is a great companion, and so would Morris be, one feels.
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful 10 Feb. 2016
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A thoroughly wonderful series of essays by a brilliant writer reflecting on an amazing life.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 26 July 2015
By Susan Shapiro - Published on Amazon.com
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Amazing book! The first inside look at transgender. I give it as a gift constantly.
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