James Morris was the respected author of such works as ‘Venice’ and ‘Pax Britannica’. His transsexualism led him through years of torment, culminating in a sex change operation. Now Jan Morris, the author here, recounts her experiences.

ISBN: 9780571341139 Author: Morris, Jan Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: 5th April 2018 Imprint: Faber & Faber Cover: Paperback Dewey: 306.768092 (edition:23) Pages: xi, 148 Language: English Edition: New Edition Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , , ,

As one of Britain’s best and most-loved travel writers, Jan Morris has led an extraordinary life. Perhaps her most remarkable work is this grippingly honest account of her ten-year transition from man to woman – its pains and joys, its frustrations and discoveries. On first publication in 1974, the book generated enormous interest around the world, and was chosen by The Times as one of the ‘100 Key Books of Our Time’.

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