Halfway to Heaven : Concluding Memoirs of a Literary Life

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In this volume, Rupert Hart-Davies recalls the last 50 years of his life, the many actors and writers he knew, among them Peggy Ashcroft (his first wife), Joyce Grenfell, Arthur Ransome, Alistair Cooke and T.S. Eliot. He recounts the post-war establishment of his publishing company, Rupert Hart-Davies Ltd, his great friendship with Siegfried Sassoon, whose letters and diaries he later edited.
Alongside this he also tells of family life in Oxfordshire and Yorkshire, and of his love for Ruth Simon, who eventually becomes his wife.

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Added value:
With index and appendices
Author(s):
Hart-Davis, Rupert
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
9.5 by 6ins approx.
Edition:
First edition 1998
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0750918373
ISBN-13:
9780750918374
Number of pages:
163
Publisher:
Sutton
Title:
Halfway to heaven

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In this volume, Rupert Hart-Davies recalls the last 50 years of his life, the many actors and writers he knew, among them Peggy Ashcroft (his first wife), Joyce Grenfell, Arthur Ransome, Alistair Cooke and T.S. Eliot. He recounts the post-war establishment of his publishing company, Rupert Hart-Davies Ltd, his great friendship with Siegfried Sassoon, whose letters and diaries he later edited.
Alongside this he also tells of family life in Oxfordshire and Yorkshire, and of his love for Ruth Simon, who eventually becomes his wife.

Added value:
With index and appendices
Author(s):
Hart-Davis, Rupert
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
9.5 by 6ins approx.
Edition:
First edition 1998
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0750918373
ISBN-13:
9780750918374
Number of pages:
163
Publisher:
Sutton
Title:
Halfway to heaven

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