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Evelyn Waugh
 
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Frances Donaldson
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Evelyn Waugh

3.63  ·  Rating details ·  30 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published May 1st 1967 by Weidenfeld & N (first published 1967)
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Zachary
Oct 07, 2016 rated it liked it
Interesting insight to Waugh's character. Author suffers from inflated sense of self-worth.
Seth Holler
Dec 13, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
It's good to be reading Waugh stuff again. Using Audible's narration by Jean Gilpin, as well.

Charming book, friendly and informal.
Tony
Feb 04, 2015 rated it it was ok
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EVELYN WAUGH: Portrait of a Country Neighbor. (1967). Frances Donaldson. **.
This is one of those “I lived close to Evelyn Waugh and we had dinner several times” books. Ms. Donaldson tried her best to invest the book with some importance for all of us Waugh fans out here, but just didn’t have enough material. There were more intimate details about Waugh and his life in other biographies than you could hope to find here. The few vignettes she did offer tended to reappear throughout the book like t
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Adam DeVille, Ph.D.
A charming, moving, witty memoir of one of Waugh's neighbors and friends, who offers some rare, and often hilarious, insights into Waugh's antics and character.
Richard Thomas
Dec 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: biography
A short and very readable account of a friendship.
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