And the 200+ illustrations add greatly to the story telling.
It’s got everything: Savvy. Witty. Loving. Bitchy. And often, surprisingly moving.
This is a remarkable portrait of an era, of the man himself, and a world he lived in and enchanted.
Oh to have been a friend or acquaintance and get a letter from him! What a delight it would have been.
Bernard Shaw. T.E. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, the Churchills, Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, FDR ..They are all here. Close encounters with close friends and with the great and the gifted.
The Letters of Noel Coward – Edited and with Commentary by Barry Day