The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street.

by Helene Hanff

Publisher: Avon Books in New York

Written in English
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ISBN 100380006340
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In The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street, Hanff finally makes a trip to London to promote the newly published 84 Charing Cross Road, visiting all the sights which had become familiar to her through the letters and through films. It was almost inevitable that this book would let me down. This, and subsequent visits, led to her writing a sequel, The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street (). Soon she was giving regular monthly talks for Woman's Hour on BBC entitled "Letter From New York". The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street的书评 (全部 22 条) 热门 / 最新 / 好友 黄惠子 南海出版公司版.   From the beginning, heaven seemed to favor the trip.”–Helene Hanff’s The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street I am reading Helene Hanff’s The Duchess of Bloomsbury, a sequel to 84 Charing Cross Road, the story of her year correspondence with the buyer of an antiquarian bookstore.

The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street. [Helene Hanff] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Helene Hanff. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description. If you are expecting this book to be formatted as a duplicate of 84 Charing Cross Road then you are bound to be disappointed in The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street. If, however, you are able to take this book as it is – a journal of Helene Hanff’s experiences in London – then you will probably like this book.   The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street is rightfully the sequel to 84, Charing Cross Road. You get to know more about Helene as a person and ride in the back seat as she explores London. Helene comes full circle here, going to the bookstore where her friendship with Frank Doel started.   The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street / Helene Hanff Avon Books, , c p. This charming little travelogue by the author of 84 Charing Cross Road is a good followup for anyone who loved that book and wants to hear more from Helene Hanff.

  Nancy Mitford meets Nora Ephron in the pages of The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street, Helene Hanff&;s delightful travelogue about her &;bucket list&; trip to London. When devoted Anglophile Helene Hanff is invited to London for the English publication of 84, Charing Cross Road&;in which she shares two decades of correspondence with Frank Doel, a British bookseller who became a dear Format: Paperback.

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Nancy Mitford meets Nora Ephron in the pages of The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street, Helene Hanff’s delightful travelogue about her “bucket list” trip to London.

When devoted Anglophile Helene Hanff is invited to London for the English publication of 84, Charing Cross Road—in which she shares two decades of correspondence with Frank Doel, a British bookseller who became a dear friend Cited by: 1. The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street is Helene Hanff’s companion memoir to 84 Charing Cross, an epistolary book about her twenty-year relationship with the London bookshop, Marks & Co.

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In "The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street" we read how she finally got to London and met some of the people connected with the bookshop, as well as many others.

In this section she admits that yes, she I first saw the film based on this collection of letters and reminiscences, and years later was thrilled to find the book in a 2nd hand shop/5. Helene Hanff is the author of APPLE OF MY EYE, THE DUCHESS OF BLOOMSBURY STREET, LETTER FROM NEW YORK, Q'S LEGACY and UNDERFOOT IN SHOW BUSINESS.

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This led to a trip to Paris that inspired the follow-up book “The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street“‘ which was published in “84, Charing Cross Road” is a collection of letters spanning over 20 years that she exchanged with London bookseller Frank Doel. Buy The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff online at Alibris.

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The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff is a sequel to Ms. Hanff's wildly successful book, 84, Charing Cross Road. Hanff received many fan letters after the publication of her book asking what happened next, so she published this detailed account of a visit she made to London for the English publication of 84, Charing Cross Road.

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Starting out as a request for obscure classics, the book follows the blossoming relationship with Helene and the people of Marks & Co.

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Hanff's voice is charming, and you can't begrudge her the clear and unvarnished joy she takes in visiting places she's read about for so many years even if, like me, you absolutely cannot enter into her ardent Anglophilia.4/5(36). The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street的书评 (全部 23 条) 热门 / 最新 / 好友 / 只看本版本的评论 黄惠子 南海出版公司版.

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Helene Hanff is the author of APPLE OF MY EYE, THE DUCHESS OF BLOOMSBURY STREET, 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.

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OTHER BOOKS In a sequel to her book. The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street by Helene Hanff Avon Books This is the story of Helene Hanff's first trip to England in after the first book she wrote, 84 Charing Cross Road was published. She was invited to England by the English publisher (Andre Deutsch) to publicize the book.The book Duchess of Bloomsbury Street, a journal Hanff kept during her stay in London is just as charming.

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When devoted Anglophile Helene Hanff is invited to London for the English publication of 84, Charing Cross Road—in which she shares two decades of correspondence with Frank Doel, a British bookseller who became a dear friend /5.