Book Review: Letters of Note

Book Review: Letters of Note

Shaun Usher's famed blog is now a beautiful coffee table treasure

Remember how thrilling it was to receive something other than a bill or takeaway menu through your letterbox? We do, which is why we love Letters Of Note – the perfect antidote to a modern life filled with texts, emails and junk mail. Celebrating the power of written correspondence, Shaun Usher’s lovingly compiled first book is a treasure trove of history’s best penned letters, including Leonardo Da Vinci’s first job application, Queen Elizabeth’s handwritten recipe for drop scones and Virginia Woolf’s deeply moving suicide note. Illuminating, touching or humorous, this coffee table book begs to be shared.

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