The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street

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Lippincott, 1973 - Biography & Autobiography - 137 pages
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The author reveals her impressions of and affection for London drawing from her travels in the summer of 1971

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User Review  - Monique - Goodreads

Another light and pleasant read from Helene Hanff, this time an account of her first trip to England in 1973, some time after Frank Doel has died and 84 Charing Cross Road has closed its doors. She is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

84, Charing Cross Road is one of my new all-time favorite reads, so I was anticipating a great second read from Hanff. Unfortunately, everything I loved about 84, Charing Cross Road was nonexistent in ... Read full review


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About the author (1973)

Helene Hanff is the author of APPLE OF MY EYE, 84,CHARING CROSS ROAD, LETTER FROM NEW YORK, Q'S LEGACY and UNDERFOOT IN SHOW BUSINESS. She wrote a number of books for young readers the best known being MOVERS AND SHAKERS and TERRIBLE THOMAS. Born in Philadelphia, Helene lived most of her life in New York City.