John Gielgud: An Actor's Life

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Sutton Publishing, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 196 pages
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This celebration of John Gielgud tells the extraodinary story of a unique actor, film star and director who, at 78, won Oscar for his role in Arthur.

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Fascinating look at an actor whose work I knew very little about, but always liked. One of the greatest stars of the English theatre, considered by many to be 'the preeminent stage actor of the 20th Century, he performed for almost 80 years. Very entertaining biography. Read full review

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Contents

Arthur John Gielgud 19041929
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The worlds best Hamlet 19331946
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The finest flower of the contemporary stage
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Copyright

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Gyles Brandreth's Breaking the Code: Westminster Diaries has been described as "by far the best political diary of recent years" by "The Times," His last book, Philip and Elizabeth: Portrait of a Marriage, published by Century, was a "Sunday Times" bestseller.

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