Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
Random House, 31 мар. 2013 г. - Всего страниц: 656
Harold Nicolson called her 'the greatest Queen since Cleopatra', while Cecil Beaton called her 'a marshmallow made on a welding machine'. Stephen Tennant said: 'She looked everything that she was not: gentle, gullible, tenderness mingled with dispassionate serenity, cool, well-bred, remote. Behind this veil she schemed and vacillated, hard as nails.' Who was she?
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - briandrewz - LibraryThing
Very much enjoyed this biography of a much-loved British queen. Hugo Vickers has written a very flattering account of the late queen mother's fascinating life. Читать весь отзыв