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The Locust years - Val Gielgud

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Although Mr. Gielgud has also at times earned his living as an actor and a writer, the greater part of his book is concerned with his experiences at Savoy Hill and Broadcasting House. So those who are interested in broadcasting and like to know how the wheels go round should be able to satisfy a good deal of their very proper curiosity. The author is a brother of John Gielgud and, on his maternal side, a descendant of the famous Terry family It is frequently and, be it admitted, sometimes unconvincingly asserted that crime *does not pay. Too often there appears to be obvious evidence to the contrary. Now, however, someone who is in a position to discuss the question not as a moralist but as a practical expert has come along with a book that goes even further than most, for it professes to show why crime does not pay.

Contains 16 B/W photos

Item details

Author(s):
Val Gielgud
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st 1945
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
206
Publisher:
Nicholson and Watson
Title:
The locust years

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Although Mr. Gielgud has also at times earned his living as an actor and a writer, the greater part of his book is concerned with his experiences at Savoy Hill and Broadcasting House. So those who are interested in broadcasting and like to know how the wheels go round should be able to satisfy a good deal of their very proper curiosity. The author is a brother of John Gielgud and, on his maternal side, a descendant of the famous Terry family It is frequently and, be it admitted, sometimes unconvincingly asserted that crime *does not pay. Too often there appears to be obvious evidence to the contrary. Now, however, someone who is in a position to discuss the question not as a moralist but as a practical expert has come along with a book that goes even further than most, for it professes to show why crime does not pay.

Contains 16 B/W photos

Author(s):
Val Gielgud
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st 1945
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
206
Publisher:
Nicholson and Watson
Title:
The locust years

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