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By Christopher Isherwood, Katherine Bucknell

Candid and revealing, the ultimate quantity of Christopher Isherwood's diaries brings jointly his options on existence, love, and demise. starting within the interval of his existence while he wrote Kathleen and Frank, his first intensely own booklet, Liberation: Diaries 1970–1983 in detail and wittily documents Isherwood's immersion within the Seventies artwork scene in l. a., manhattan, and London—a global peopled by way of the likes of Robert Rauschenberg, Ed Ruscha, Andy Warhol, and David Hockney, in addition to his Broadway writing occupation, which introduced him in contact with John Huston, service provider and Ivory, John Travolta, John Voight, Elton John, David Bowie, Joan Didion, and Armistead Maupin. With a preface by means of Edmund White, Liberation is a wealthy and fascinating ultimate memoir by way of essentially the most celebrated writers of his generation.

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