by Helene Hanff - £8.99 Virago (2002)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781860498503 | ISBN 10: 1860498507
The true story of the 20-year correspondence between Helene Hanff, an American writer living in New York, and Frank Doel, the Manager of Messrs Marks and Co., a bookshop in London's Charing Cross Road. The story is told in the couple's letters.
"This book is the very simple story of the love affair between Miss Helene Hanff of New York, and Messrs Marks and Co, sellers of rare and secondhand books, at 84 Charing Cross Road, London. It is unmitigated delight from cover to cover."
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