Published August 30, 2002
by Canongate U.S. .
Written in English
|Contributions||Irene Taylor (Editor), Alan Taylor (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||704|
With contributors, a scope that is peerless, international and crosses centuries The Assassin's Cloak pays tribute to a fascinating genre that is at once the most intimate and public of all literary forms. There are several diary excerpts for every day of the year beginning with Samuel Pepys and along the way we meet cads and charmers, sailors and psychopaths, rock stars /5(32). The Assassin's Cloak:An Anthology of the World's Greatest Diarists[Paperback, ] [Edited By Taylor, Irene and Taylor, Alan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Assassin's Cloak:An Anthology of the World's Greatest Diarists[Paperback, ]/5(10). The Assassin's Cloak A diary is 'an assassin's cloak which we wear when we stab a comrade in the back with a pen', wrote William Soutar. Discover what the famous and infamous confided to their Author: Guardian Staff. Scottish poet William Soutar called a diary an "assassin's cloak" because, as he wrote, it tempts us to betray ourselves as well as others: "becoming thereby an alter ego sharing with us the denigrations which we would be ashamed of voicing aloud; a diary is an assassin's cloak which we wear when we stab a comrade in the back with a pen.
Print, e-book The Assassin's Creed series, by Oliver Bowden, Christie Golden, Matthew Kriby and Gordon Doherty is a collection of novels set within the Assassin's Creed video game universe. The books follow various time periods and revolve around the Assassins at war with the Knights : Oliver Bowden Christie Golden Matthew . Mallon's book groups diarists by type, however, not entries by day, and Mallon provides a great deal more commentary than the editors of _The Assassin's Cloak_ do. The Taylors let their own quirky choices of entries provide implied g: this book is pages long, and highly addictive.5/5(5). The Assassin's Cloak is a judicious selection from the diaries of the great, the good, the corrupt and the bitchy Euan Ferguson Sat 11 Nov EST First published on Sat 11 Nov ESTAuthor: Euan Ferguson. “For a delicious daily read, nothing can eclipse The Assassin’s Cloak. This is the ultimate bedside book” Daily Mail “Like Shakespeare, the Bible, and some of those other bedside titles, The Assassin’s Cloak is not so much a book as a Author: Irene Taylor.
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