Anne Sebba





Anne Sebba

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Anne Sebba is a biographer, lecturer, journalist and former Reuters foreign correspondent. She read History at Kings College, London University and her first job was at the BBC World Services in the Arabic Department. She has written eight books, several short stories and introductions to reprinted novels. She has presented documentaries on BBC R3 and BBC R4, is a member of the Society of Authors Executive Committee and her latest biography is of Wallis Simpson called That Woman.


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�Je suis fini,� I told the librarian in the subterranean Bibliotheque Nationale, to guffaws of laughter. �Vous avez fini,� he reprimanded me as he brought his laughter under control. Yes, I agreed with him I had finished but in English we might also say �I am finished for the day or with these books.� Clearly, [...]
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