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AlexAnder Mc cAll SMith

‘Nick Smith writes with fluency and insight, equally happy musing on ancient world history as tackling swashbuckling epics of adventure and exploration. Entertaining, thoughtful and unmissable’ JuStin MArozzi, author of The Man Who Invented History

COLOUR NTRAST

‘A fascinating voyage into the world of books. Nick Smith, like an experienced captain, steers the boat of his narrative – past the hidden rocks of publishing and sales – to the coveted Eldorado of high literature. An insightful, educational and highly entertaining journey.’ VitAli VitAlieV, author of Life as a Literary Device

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Travel/Belles lettres

Cover design: Suzette Scoble Cover photography: Nick Smith, Sue Flood Author photograph: Georgina Cranston www.nicksmithphoto.com

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Nick Smith

nick SMith was educated at Olchfa Comprehensive School in Swansea and Balliol College, Oxford where he read English. A former editor of Geographical, a contributing editor on the Explorers Journal, and the Literary Editor on Bookdealer, he also writes regularly for the Daily Telegraph. Nick has won seven journalism awards and his photos have appeared in many travel magazines and newspapers. He lives in London and this is his first book.

Travels in the world of books

‘I cannot imagine a better companion than Nick Smith for a wander through the world of books. Amusing, interesting, and always perceptive , he takes us into the parts of the publishing industry that the public rarely reaches. Quite wonderful.’

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Travels in the world of books

Nick Smith

‘I find it difficult to recall anything I’ve read over the past few years that is as amusing and interesting as this lovely book. A triumph’

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BOOST COLOUR AND CONTRAST

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