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- DescriptionMichael Holroyd has done a masterly job of editing his definitive multi-volume biography of Bernard Shaw and presenting a lively and succinct one-volume Life. Here is the essential GBS for the general reader, with its pace and verve, its comedy, drama and politics, it shows a provocative and paradoxical figure sympathetically and movingly portrayed.
- Author BiographyBesides the biographies of Augustus John, Bernard Shaw and Lytton Strachey (which was filmed as Carrington), Michael Holroyd has written two volumes of memoirs, Basil Street Blues and Mosaic. He was president of the Royal Society of Literature from 2003 - 2008 and is the only non-fiction writer to have been awarded the British Literature Prize. He lives in London and Somerset with his wife, the novelist Margaret Drabble.
- Author(s)Michael Holroyd
- PublisherVintage Publishing
- Date of Publication15/12/2011
- SubjectBiography: Literary
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Weight1044 g
- Width153 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine44 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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