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Daily Telegraph Third Book of Obituaries

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Pan

04 September 98
9780330367752
352
£6.99
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Synopsis

'a splendid anthology, both hilarious and melancholy' Spectator

Witty, enchanting, engaging and moving, Hugh Massingberd's third collection of Daily Telegraph obituaries ranges in scope from well-known entertainers like Liberace and Kenneth Williams to more obscure characters such as the one-time world's fattest man and a little-known pantomime dame. This wonderfully varied, rich and humorous book will appeal to all tastes.

'a funny and moving collection' Paul Bailey