- Häftad (Paperback / softback)
- Antal sidor
- Short-listed for Marsh Biography Award 2011 (UK)
- Weidenfeld & Nicolson
- 215 x 133 x 31 mm
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- 521 g
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Frances emerges as lively, articulate and appealing. * INDEPENDENT * Anne Chisholm's biography adds a great deal to Partridge's wonderful diaries...Chisholm is also superb at capturing charisma, including Ralph's, though her experienced biographer's view of him is not as adoring as his wife's. -- Ophelia Field * SUNDAY TELEGRAPH * This tale is seen from a fresh perspective in Anne Chisholm's prodigiousy sympathetic biography * OBSERVER *
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Anne Chisholm is the author of a biography of Nancy Cunard and FACES OF HIROSHIMA, a book about the Hiroshima Maidens. With Michael Davie she wrote BEAVERBROOK: A LIFE (1992). She was a close friend of Frances Partridge during the last years of her life. She reviews widely and is the current chairman of the Royal Society of Literature. She lives in Belsize Park, London, NW3 and Ewelme, Oxfordshire.