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Noel Coward and his friends

Cole Lesley

Noel Coward and his friends

by Cole Lesley

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCole Lesley, Graham Payn and Sheridan Morley.
ContributionsPayn, Graham., Morley, Sheridan, 1941-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14987314M
ISBN 100297786601
OCLC/WorldCa15137706

Noel Coward. Book Lists; Noel Coward; Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December – 26 March ) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called "a sense of personal style, a combination of cheek and chic, pose and poise". 3 males, 3 females Scenery: Interior.   The Letters of Noël Coward edited by Barry Day pp, Methuen, £ Noël Coward, who had a very vivid sense of his own significance, might none the .

As Noel Coward died in , & this book was published in & the signature itself is dated '86, we would presume it isn't his signature (!), however examples of items signed by Noel Coward DO contain a straight line with the dots above the "e" in Noel. An intriguing item. The diaries of Noel Coward in this book begin in , continuing through December, His early years in the theatre and his war diaries have been published elsewhere. In my lifetime, Noel Coward was an icon of theatrical entertainers/5(11).

Click to read more about Noel Coward and his friends by Cole Lesley. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1).   Sir Noel Coward, actor, playwright, composer and director, dies on March 26 of heart attack at his home in Jamaica, West Indies; rev of his career notes recent revival of interest in his .


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Noel Coward and his friends Hardcover – January 1, by Lesley Cole (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratingsCited by: 1. A coffee-table sized book that is basically a scrapbook of Noel Coward's career. I just recently bought an album of his "In New York" that is quite remarkable. A big Morrissey fave, and one can understand why/5.

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Noel Coward was a remarkably prolific writer with dozens of plays, several films, hundreds of songs plus volumes of autobiographies, stories and verse to his credit, Noel Coward and his friends book in his rapid-fire style from the s through the s.

His plays defined postwar Britain and are among the wittiest works ever written/5(20). Graham Payn, a lifelong friend of Coward who appeared in many of his most successful plays, now lives at Chalet Coward in Switzerland, from where he runs the Coward estate.

Sheridan Morley is the drama critic of the Spectator and the International Herald Tribune and author of the first Coward biography, A Talent to Amuse/5(18). Clifton Webb and Noël Coward were introduced very early in the 's.

ByCoward reported back to his mother: "The leading men in the Revue will be Clifton Webb and Morris Harvey (if possible). I've done some heavenly new music. The whole thing will put me right up on top and break several records.". Noel Coward's only published novel is a hilarious snapshot of a few hectic months on the (fictional) island of Samolo, a British colony, leading up to a visit from young Queen Elizabeth and her husband.

Thanks to my book club for agreeing to read this obscure little gem; it gave me the chance to re-read one of my all-time favorite books!/5. Among them are Noël Coward and Ivor Novello – the biggest theatre stars of the day. Coward was the author of 's sensation, The Vortex, Author: Philip Hoare. Many of Coward's friends believed that his embarrassing attempts to turn "Payn in the ass" - as Coward's pre-war American lover and manager Jack Wilson called him - into a star, were damaging Noel.

Best of Noel Coward All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: The Vortex by. Noël Coward. avg rating — ratings. score:and 3 people voted Sarah books friends Susanna - Censored by GoodReads books friends. Genre/Form: Biographies Archives Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lesley, Cole.

Noel Coward and his friends. New York: Morrow, Noël Coward has books on Goodreads with ratings. Noël Coward’s most popular book is Blithe Spirit.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Noel Coward and His Friends at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5(2).

Buy Noel Coward and His Friends Book Club ed. by Cole Lesley, Sheridan Morley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). between two men and a woman, based on friends of Coward's, which he waited to write "until she and he and I had arrived by different roads in our careers at a time and a place when we felt we could all three play together with a more or less equal degree of success." Cavalcade was Coward's most ambitious stage project, set during the Boer War.

Looking for books by Noël Coward. See all books authored by Noël Coward, including Three Plays: Blithe Spirit, Hay Fever, Private Lives, and The Letters of Noel Coward, and more on Noel Coward - playwright, actor, composer, wit and all-around bon vivant - lived most of his long and well-documented life in the playing fields of the entertainment industry.

I had imagined this would mean his letters would be filled with lots of great celebrity dish, but it's really not that at all/5. Cowardy Custard is a musical revue and was one of the last Noël Coward shows staged during his life. It was devised by Gerard Frow, Alan Strachan and Wendy Toye.

A book, also titled Cowardy Custard, was published in connection with the revue, similarly celebrating the Coward image. The biographical revue premiered in London inrunning for performances. Noel Coward led an interesting life and moved here after visiting his friend Ian Fleming.

The house and artifacts are interesting, and the grounds and view are the best in Jamaica for history and awe. The lounge has old books and photos of well known We recommend booking Noel Coward's Firefly House tours ahead of time to secure your /5(72).

Noel Coward and His Friends by Sheridan Morley; Cole Lesley; Graham Payn. HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.Payn wrote Noël Coward and His Friends () with Sheridan Morley and Cole Lesley, and, with Morley, was co-editor of The Noël Coward Diaries, which they dedicated to Lesley.

Payn wrote his autobiography, My Life With Noël Coward, in Noel Coward was born on Decemin Teddingham, Middlesex, a suburb of London, England.

He studied at the Royal Chapel School in London. He came from a musical family, with parents who sang in a choir. A restless and outgoing youth, Coward soon found his way to the stage.