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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3.5 stars. A different animal to 84 Charing Cross Road, despite it being written in similar epistolary style (this book is composed of diary entries as opposed to its predecessor's letter format). An ... Read full review

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A lovely follow up to 84 Charing Cross Road. While I definitely prefer 84, I love how Hanff finally got to London, although years too late for Frank! And I personally don't like London nearly as much ... 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.