This is a biography of Evelyn Waugh. 'Be assured that you would be unlikely to find a more entertaining, delightful or rewarding book on Waugh if you were to search...or the next twenty years. The narrative is at once gripping and thoughtful on every page.' - "Mail On Sunday". 'A brilliant, three-dimensional portrait.' - "Country Life".
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‘...gripping and thoughtful on every page.’ -- Mail On Sunday
‘A brilliant, three-dimensional portrait’ -- Country Life
‘Evelyn Waugh was one of the funniest writers in the language. Selina Hastings’s book is alive with his humour’ -- Sunday Express
‘Her style is supremely elegant and her eye for detail brings dazzle and wit to every page…This is a monumental book’ -- Independent on Sunday
‘Perceptive, witty and beautifully written’ -- Daily Mail
‘Evelyn Waugh was the most complicated of men…It is the first great virtue of Selina Hastings’s splendid biography that she never forgets it. Consequently she has written a sympathetic and highly intelligent book which also – rarity of rarities these days – reads rapidly. It is sympathetic also because, like Waugh himself, the author adores gossip.’Daily Telegraph
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Book Description VINTAGE (RAND), 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110099436957