By Shaun Usher
Letters of Note is a set of over 100 of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and weird letters, in line with the seismically well known web site of an analogous identify - a web museum of correspondence visited via over 70 million people.
From Virginia Woolf's heart-breaking suicide letter, to Queen Elizabeth II's recipe for drop scones despatched to President Eisenhower; from the 1st recorded use of the expression "OMG" in a letter to Winston Churchill, to Gandhi's allure for calm to Hitler; and from Iggy Pop's appealing letter of recommendation to a stricken younger fan, to Leonardo da Vinci's notable task software letter, Letters of Note is a party of the facility of written correspondence which captures the humour, seriousness, disappointment and brilliance that make up all of our lives.
Including letters from:
Zelda Fitzgerald, Iggy Pop, Fidel Castro, Leonardo da Vinci, invoice Hicks, AnaÃ¯s Nin, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Amelia Earhart, Charles Darwin, Roald Dahl, Albert Einstein, Elvis Presley, Dorothy Parker, John F. Kennedy, Groucho Marx, Charles Dickens, Katharine Hepburn, Kurt Vonnegut, Mick Jagger, Steve Martin, Emily Dickinson and many more.