The Letters of Noel Coward

By: Coward, Noel; Day, Barry

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1st printing. Spine creased, very faint stain to rear wrapper. 2009 Trade Paperback. xii, 780 pp. Lavishly illustrated and annotated, this first and definitive collection of letters to and from Coward provides a divine portrait of an age, from the Blitz to the Ritz and beyond.The incomparable Noël Coward loved to correspond with friends, enemies, the famous and infamous, the talented and the powerful, including Virginia Woolf, Winston Churchill, Greta Garbo, Laurence Olivier, Katharine Hepburn, Marlene Dietrich, Lawrence of Arabia, Somerset Maugham, and many more. Granted unlimited access to the Coward archive, Barry Day presents many never-published letters and has unearthed new, startling evidence of Coward's wartime work as a spy. Along with 191 rare photographs, these letters bring to life the people and events that shaped the twentieth century—and a remarkable man who made his own indelible mark at the heart of it.KEYWORDS: LETTERS NOEL COWARD BIOGRAPHY ENTERTAINMENT

Title: The Letters of Noel Coward

Author: Coward, Noel; Day, Barry

Categories: Essays & Letters, Entertainment, Entertainers, Biography,

Edition: 1st Printing

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2009

ISBN Number: 0307391000

ISBN Number 13: 9780307391001

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2207858