A roving commission: my early life

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1930 - Statesmen - 377 pages

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This is one of the wittiest, and most poignant, books I have ever read. One laughs and cries throughout the reading; it is very difficult to put the book down. Written about 1930 during a time when ... Read full review

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It is said that "A man is not on his on oath in monumental inscriptions,." I'd say this is also true of autobiography. But WSC was a good journalist, and had a market for a volume of memoirs ... Read full review

Contents

Harrow
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Exam1nat1ons 25
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The Fourth Hussars
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