501 Must-Read Books (Emma Beare, 2006)Memoirs

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From the introduction to "501 Must-Read Books": "The recommendations for inclusion in this comprehensive book were made by a bibliophile and writer with a peerless reputation, but the reviews vis mere themselves were compiled by lecturers, writers and book lovers, sharing their pleasure or surprise or even indignation with the rest of us." vis mindre
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Paula (1994) af Isabel Allende
Amiel's Journal (Dodo Press) (1882) af Henri-Frédéric Amiel
Brief Lives (1898) af John Aubrey
Augustins bekendelser (397) af Saint Augustine
En velopdragen ung piges erindringer / [Bind] 1 (1958) af Simone de Beauvoir
My Left Foot (1954) af Christy Brown
Benvenuto Cellinis Levned fortalt af ham selv (1728) af Benvenuto Cellini
Boy: Tales of Childhood (1984) af Roald Dahl
Min familie og andre dyr (1953) af Gerald Durrell
En engel ved mit bord (1984) af Janet Frame
Anne Frank's dagbog (1947) af Anne Frank
Journals: 1889-1949 (1956) af André Gide
Digtning og Virkelighed - Anden del (1949) af Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Father and Son: A Study of Two Temperaments (1965) af Edmund Gosse
Ways of Escape (1980) af Graham Greene
Black Like Me (1960) af John Howard Griffin
84, Charing Cross Road (1970) af Helene Hanff
Pentimento (1973) af Lillian Hellman
Childhood, Youth & Exile (1980) af Alexander Herzen
The Diary of Alice James (1964) af Alice James
Erindringer, drømme, tanker (1962) af C. G. Jung
Diaries 1910 - 1923 (1935) af Franz Kafka
The Story of My Life (1903) af Helen Keller
The Book of Margery Kempe (1438) af Margery Kempe
I Will Bear Witness: A Diary of the Nazi Years 1933-1941 (1995) af Victor Klemperer
In the Castle of My Skin (1953) af George Lamming
En sorgens dagbog : C.S. Lewis' optegnelser ved sin hustrus død (1961) af C. S. Lewis
The Towers of Trebizond (1956) af Rose Macaulay
Journal (1927) af Katherine Mansfield
The Seven Storey Mountain (1948) af Thomas Merton
På jagt efter kærligheden (1945) af Nancy Mitford
Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir (1988) af Paul Monette
My Place (1987) af Sally Morgan
Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited (1947) af Vladimir Nabokov
At læse Lolita i Teheran : erindringer om en læsekreds (2003) af Azar Nafisi
Jeg bekender, jeg har levet : erindringer (1973) af Pablo Neruda
Portrait of a Marriage: Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson (1973) af Nigel Nicolson
Det ligger til familien (1982) af Michael Ondaatje
Paris og London på vrangen (1933) af George Orwell
The Unquiet Grave: A Word Cycle by Palinurus (1945) af Cyril Connolly
The Diary of Samuel Pepys (1825) af Samuel Pepys
The Confessions (1784) af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Journal of a Solitude (1973) af May Sarton
Ordene (1963) af Jean-Paul Sartre
Walden eller Livet i skovene (1854) af Henry David Thoreau
De Profundis (1905) af Oscar Wilde
Der er andre frugter end appelsiner (1985) af Jeanette Winterson
Autobiographies (1927) af William Butler Yeats
En yogis selvbiografi (1946) af Paramahansa Yogananda
The Letters (1) af Pliny the Younger

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