An beautiful choice of some of the best writing on love.
THE LOVE BOOK provides a brand new anthology of writing on all elements of crucial emotion in the world. There’s real love, unrequited love, erotic love, platonic love, thwarted love, comedian love, mourned love and near to some other kind of love, explored right here in poetry, prose, letters and lyrics from the best writers within the English language.
In one fabulously entire quantity, Allie Esiri brings jointly texts historic and smooth, from William Shakespeare to Sharon Olds, Catullus to Carol Ann Duffy, the bible to Bob Dylan; she deals us sonnets for wooing, lamentations for loss and excellent passages for weddings. choked with classics and all-time favourites, the affection e-book additionally comprises lesser-known marvels, similar to Mozart’s love notes, Sappho’s lesbian odes and a letter from Napoleon.
Forget corny greeting playing cards and chocolate field cliché, this can be the literature of affection at its finest. fantastically awarded and helpfully divided into themed sections, it’s an integral assortment for someone who’s ever had a heart.