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on Wed, 01/03/2018 - 14:01

We are a sales agency that is dedicated in its support of the bespoke publishers we represent and the numerous bookshops we visit.

Our list is diverse and ranges from the esoteric to the zeitgeist. We have books on politics, history, gardening, art, literature; there are doodling books, maps, guides to Britain, histories of philosophy and language … it is a long list, indeed.

We can guarantee the quality of these titles despite the vibrant range on offer.

Aristocrats and Archaeologists reviewed in the Daily Mail

on Sat, 12/30/2017 - 14:41

How idyllic it sounded: escaping from the rainy English winter of 1907-8 to go on a leisurely, three-month, sun-warmed paddle steamer trip along the Nile, as personal physician to the Duke of Devonshire.

You would be waited on hand and foot and stop off at all the most famous tombs and temples in the heyday of Edwardian excavations. No wonder the young London doctor and keen amateur Egyptologist Ferdy Platt said ‘Yes, please’ to this offer of paid work combined with travel. 

But, as this enthralling collection of letters from Ferdy to his wife May during the journey reveals, spending three

The Ukrainian Night reviewed in the Economist

on Thu, 11/23/2017 - 11:50

Revolutions are inherently intellectual. Often powered by ideologies, they are also, at bottom, imaginative leaps: demands for a different life, premised, says Marci Shore, on a faith that “at any moment everything could change”.

“The Ukrainian Night” is her account of the pro-democracy uprising in Ukraine in 2014 and its aftermath, turmoil that was at once visceral and peculiarly cerebral, involving various languages, religions, ethnicities, versions of history and visions of the future.

Ms Shore, a historian at Yale University, briskly describes Ukraine’s bloodsoaked past and the relevant