Seasonal Trifles

By Barnes Bookshop

By Barnes Bookshop

The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes

Gyles Brandreth

£20.00 £18.60

From Shakespeare to Stoppard, a treasury of thespian triumph & disaster.

Far and Away: The Essential A.A. Gill

Adrian Gill

£20.00 £18.60

Taking travel as its central theme, a collection of the late-lamented journalist’s writings.

Everything in Moderation

Daniel Finkelstein

£25.00 £23.25

From football to assisted dying, a selection of the columnist’s ‘Times’ articles.

The Fire of Joy: Roughly 80 Poems to Get by Heart and Say Aloud

Clive James

£20.00 £18.60

The author, poet & journalist’s last hurrah: his 80 favourite poems with commentary.

A Tomb With a View: The Stories & Glories of Graveyards: A Financial Times Book of the Year

Peter Ross

£20.00 £18.60

An idiosyncratic guide to Britain’s best burial grounds & their inhabitants.

Mantel Pieces: Royal Bodies and Other Writing from the London Review of Books

Hilary Mantel

£16.98 £15.79

Pieces on history, current affairs & popular culture first aired in the LRB.

The Daily Telegraph - Book of SAS Obituaries: The Special Air Service

The Daily Telegraph

£25.00 £23.25

Riveting eulogies of the men who dared, whose exploits were cloaked in secrecy.

The Gifts of Reading

Roddy Doyle, Robert MacFarlane, et al.

£16.98 £15.79

Essays by divers hands including William Boyd, Jan Morris & Philip Pullman.

Everyday Blessings: Inspirational words of comfort and hope

Aled Jones

£14.99 £13.94

Spiritual wisdom for every day of the year, a companion to console & uplift.

In Praise of Famous Horses: An A-Z of the Most Celebrated in History and Culture, Myth and Sport

Sean Magee

£16.98 £15.79

An A-Z compendium of all things equine.

Britain's Best Political Cartoons 2020

Tim Benson

£12.99 £12.08

Look back in laughter with these rich pickings from Britains’ finest cartoonists.

Jeoffry: The Poet's Cat

Oliver Soden

£16.98 £15.79

A poet, a poem & the cat who inspired it set against the backdrop of eighteenth century London.

Happy Half Hours

A.A. Milne

£14.99 £13.94