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In 1974, when world-renowned travel writer Jan Morris published her immensely popular autobiography "Conundrum" - which describes her gender change - critics wondered what kind of sensibility would result from this extraordinary shift. "Pleasure of a Tangled Life" provides the answer.

On one level, this book may be read as a fanciful celebration of quotidian pleasures and a
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Paperback, 209 pages
Published November 27th 1990 by Vintage (first published 1989)
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Love to dip into this regularly even if it has dated a bit now. Just love Jan Morris' writing and her wry, acute observations.
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Jan Morris previously wrote under the name "James Morris".

Jan Morris is a British historian, author and travel writer. Morris was educated at Lancing College, West Sussex, and Christ Church, Oxford, but is Welsh by heritage and adoption. Before 1970 Morris published under her former name, "James Morris", and is known particularly for the Pax Britannica trilogy, a history of the British Empire, and
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