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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Hanff, Helene -- Correspondence.,
  • Doel, Frank -- Correspondence.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence.,
  • Booksellers and bookselling -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEight-four, Charing Cross Road.
Statementby Helene Hanff.
ContributionsDoel, Frank., Marks & Co.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3515.A4853 Z485 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination97 p. ;
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1855229M
ISBN 100140143505
LC Control Number90007058

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Oct 01,  · This charming classic love story, first published in , brings together twenty years of correspondence between Helene Hanff, at the time, a freelance writer living in New York City, and a used-book dealer in London at 84, Charing Cross Road/5(8). Feb 13,  · When a humorous script-reader in her New York City apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a bookstore in London that does mail order, she begins a very special correspondence and friendship with Frank P. Doel (Sir Anthony Hopkins), the bookseller who works at Marks & Co., 84 Charing Cross Road. Written by Kathy Li/10(K). Sep 01,  · 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 /5(2K). Feb 27,  · 84 Charing Cross Road, by Helene Hanff, is an entertaining, evocative and moving collection of letters sent by the author, from her home in New York, to the staff at an antiquarian bookshop in London. Their correspondence spanned twenty years and resulted in a valued friendship/5().

Cover design by Marion Dorn It all began in with a letter enquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84 Charing Cross Road, London. As Helene's warm and witty letters gradually break down the reserve of bookseller Frank Doel, a friendship across the miles flourishes, lasting twenty. This is a biography of Helene Hanff, the author of 84 Charing Cross Road by a leading authority on her life and works. Pastore was a long-time friend and neighbor of Hanff and had access to her books, letters and relatives and friends. Jun 27,  · Called 84 Charing Cross Road, it was a most unlikely bestseller – simply a collection of letters between the impecunious book-lover Hanff, in New York, and the staff of Marks & Co, an. Introduction. This charming classic love story, first published in , brings together twenty years of correspondence between Helene Hanff, at the time, a freelance writer living in New York City, and a used-book dealer in London at 84, Charing Cross Road.3/5(4).