Bee Wilson, 17 November 2016
Show More My Darling Mr Asquith: The Extraordinary Life and Times of Venetia Stanley by Stefan Buczacki.
Cato and Clarke, 464 pp., £28.99, April 2016, 978 0 9934186 0 0Show More
“... and dinner parties with the likes of Winston and Clementine Churchill; Duff and Diana Cooper; Rex Whistler and David Niven. Buczacki says that what she cared about above all else was observing the social niceties: replying to invitations in a timely fashion and so on. For many years, she had a passionate correspondence ...”