Bernard Shaw: The One-Volume Definitive Edition (Google eBook)
"We regard Mr. Holroyd with awe, as a prodigy among biographers."—The New York Times Book ReviewIn a single-volume format, Michael Holroyd's masterpiece of a biography offers new verve and pace; Shaw's world is more dramatically revealed as Holroyd counterpoints the private and public Shaw with inimitable insight and scholarship.
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