Mail Obsession

Mail Obsession

by Mark Mason

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780297608516
Publisher: Orion Publishing Group, Limited
Publication date: 12/01/2015
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 5.60(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Mark Mason is a lover of trivia, the 'little facts that slip down the back of life's sofa'. Before becoming a writer, he sold Christmas cards in Harrods, played guitar in a blues band, and made radio programmes for the BBC. His other books include The Importance of Being Trivial, Walk the Lines and Move Along, Please.

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

1 Life near the fast lane 1

2 A trip to Pluto 43

3 Facts across the water 76

4 A talc of two cities 109

5 Quarrying for facts 142

6 The most northerly house in the United Kingdom 178

7 The last post 220

Acknowledgements 268

Index 270

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