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Introducing Charles Glass Books, a new imprint of Quartet Books.


Low Life: The Spectator Columns

Taking over from the late Jeffrey Bernard, Jeremy Clarke has been the ‘Low Life’ columnist for the London Spectator – the oldest weekly magazine in the English-speaking world – since 2001. He was diagnosed with cancer in April 2013. ‘A…

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The White Lake

The White Lake is the compelling saga of a journalist coming to grips with his new life as an entrepreneur in post-Communist Poland. It is that rare thing: ‘A Year in Provence’, but written by an outsider who chose the…

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The Necessity Of Poverty

A former rough sleeper and troubled child of poverty, John Bird, founder of The Big Issue, has written an excoriating attack on orthodox thinking around the gap between rich and poor. Provoking an intellectual revolution, he spares neither himself nor…

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American Radical

Popular Front columnist and New Deal propagandist. Fearless opponent of McCarthyism and feared scourge of official liars. Enterprising, independent reporter and avid amateur classicist. As D.D. Guttenplan puts it in this compelling book, I.F. Stone did what few in his…

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Time For Outrage!

Stéphane Hessel, Resistance fighter and concentration camp survivor, tells the young of today that their lives and liberties are worth fighting for. Remembering the ideals for which he risked his life, while never forgetting the evils against which he struggled,…

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