Francis King

Killers & Coronets

Second Thoughts


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Seven years ago Brian Masters published Getting Personal, in which he told the arresting story of his progress from a working-class childhood to teenage years as protégé of the self-styled ‘tele-notoriety’ (now largely forgotten) Gilbert Harding, and then ever upwards to an empyrean of intimacy with such aristocratic families as the Londonderrys, the Devonshires and the Richmonds. This book is its sequel.

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