Friday, April 18, 2008

Glabrous vermicelli

At the Telegraph, Richard Davenport-Hines reviews Ferdinand Mount's autobiography in a fashion that makes me feel I must lay hands on a copy of this book at once! I had already rather felt this when I read the extract (on the mysterious allure of Margaret Thatcher) in the Times last week, but now I am certain...

1 comment:

  1. I stood in the London Review Bookshop the other day and read the pages dealing with Anthony Powell. Only by forcing myself to imagine its bulk encumbering my luggage was I able to prevent myself from buying it.