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Title: Old Men Forget. The Autobiography of Duff Cooper. Viscount Norwich
Description: London England, Rupert Hart Davies, 1954. 6th Impression, Binding: Cloth, Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Octavo Hardback Hardback. Old Men Forget. Foxing to end inside covers. Previous owners names and date to inside cover. Wear and tear to edges of D/J. Browning to spine and edges of D/J. Price clipped. In this book Lord Norwich, better known as Duff Cooper, tells with commendable brevity the story of his life. His childhood, his education at Eton, Oxford and abroad, his work in the Foreigh Office, his military service in the Foreign Office, his military service in the First World War, twenty years in the House of Commons - where he helf the offices of Financial Secretary to the War Office and Treasury, Secretary of State for War, First Lord of the Admiralty, Minister of Information and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, all come under review, and the book closed with the end of his last appointment, that of British Ambassador in Paris in 1947. The writer has succeeded in recounting this very full life in a manner calculated not to weary the reader with unwanted information or to leave him with the impression that anything has been concealed. Illustrated. 400 pp.

Keywords: Non Fiction Autobiography Duff Cooper Viscount Norwich

Price: GBP 60.00 = appr. US$ 85.68 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 095507

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