Saturday, 31 August 2019

1088) Allanah Harper

Allanah Harper (1904 – 1992). English author. She is best known for founding the journal Echanges (Exchanges) and for her 1948 autobiography.
The Des Moines Register wrote that her autobiographical, All Trivial Fond Records, "may well be the most charming book of the year." The Chicago Tribune wrote that "Miss Harper's account of her Edwardian childhood and Georgian youth is one of the most delightful we have read in a long time."

- "... a rather handsome middle-aged citizeness in red hair, cigarette-holder and slacks... she was the Allanah Harper, former editor of Echanges..."…

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