Osbert Sitwell

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Chatto & Windus, 1998 - 460 pagine
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Osbert Sitwell often behaved outrageously but he was also a gifted author of short stories, travel writing and essays. This biography by Philip Ziegler is a colourful evocation of a rich and unusual life.

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Sir Osbert Sitwell (1892-1969), 5th Baronet, was a minor British writer, most associated with the 1920s and 30s, one of the Sitwell writing family. A second-tier figure in English literature, he ... Leggi recensione completa

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Very well-written biography of a leading literary figure of the first half of the twentieth century, of whom I knew virtually nothing before I read the book. Meticulously researched, elegantly written ... Leggi recensione completa

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The Eye of Childhood i
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Educated in the Holidays from Eton
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The Great Free World 3 3
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