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Late youth

Author: Susanna Johnston; Ellen Ann Hopkins
Publisher: London : Arcadia, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Who's Who of Ab Fab over-50s (and their pets, pet hates, wines, menus, travels, cliches, rants, ravings, songs, dances, films, books, fairy tales, passions, villains, recipes, Shangri-Las, sports, collections and liaisons dangereuses ... which keep them young!) Contributors include: Arabella Boxer, Viscountess Boxman, Jilly Cooper, John Chancellor, John Hopkins, Francis King, George Melly, Ann Tree, Sir Peregrine  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susanna Johnston; Ellen Ann Hopkins
ISBN: 190980732X 9781909807327
OCLC Number: 905692677
Description: 1 online resource (300 pages)
Contents: Cover; Praise For Late Youth; Title Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; Foreword; Introduction: Keep Running; The Fascinating Mystery Of Existence; Growing Pains; Sixty-Three And Still Trucking; This Stretch Of Life; Crumpled Gabardine Mac; This Is For Men; Not So Old; Late Youth; One Decision I Never Regretted; Ageing Is So Odd; What Keeps One Young?; Always The Wrong Age; I Do Not Regret The Passing Of The Years; On Growing Old; Youthful Dotage; My Cat And My Diabetes; On Growing Old; Plusses And Minuses; It Doesn't Always Pay; There Are Advantages; I Was Trapped; Diana Cooper. 'Sexagenarian' Is Such A Beautiful Word --
It Comes After 'Sex' In The DictionaryLate Youth; God, I'm Glad I'm The Age I Am Now; The Stage In Life; Living In The Moment; A Reflection On Age; Really Rather Agreeable; Excerpt From The Time Diaries Of Julian Fane; The Years Have Rushed By; Growing Old In Glin Castle; Ripe Fruit; You Can Always Eat The Fries; To What Do You Attribute ...?; The Great Thing; Late Youth; The Punishments And The Joys Of Ageing; How Does It Feel To Be Over Fifty?; Growing Old Gracefully Or Not; Looking Forward; A Classic Slipstream Situation; Walking Down The Avenue. Much More FunThe Chattering Class; Selfish Granny Syndrome; So Far, So Good; Late Youth; A Different Perspective; If This Is Being A Fool In Paradise ... ; The Primary 'Don't' Being 'Don't Die'; Throw Away The Frocks; I Would Like To Live Another Twenty Years; Fifty Plus Four; No Other Explanation; Nature Is Eternal; Young Roddy; Old Age Hit Me In My Late Teens; I Remain Stationary; What's Wrong With Now?; I Don't Believe In Old Age; Age Fifty-Four; A Wise Old Nineteen-Year-Old; Getting Old; Very Late Youth; Forty Years On ... Or Is It Sixty?; Distinctly Pleasurable; The Walking Stick. It's A Wonderful Start To The DayA Beaming Awareness About The Young; Thousands Of Tomorrows Have Sadly Passed; I'm Glad I'm Not Young Anymore; His Phantasy Old Age; Steven Runciman; A Change of Focus; Keeping A Zest For Life; A Dirty Con Trick; Keeping Going; Help!; Crustiness; I Am But Thirty; Filial Piety; I'm Seventy-Eight And Loving It; 'Be Your Age!'; My Cousin Rachel; How To Deal With The Cadaver; Too Old?; The Block of Frozen Time; I Am Wearing Out My Boots; The Delights Of Hunting Don't Fade; Old Age Has Taken Me By Surprise; Old Age; I Have Entered A Calmer Sea.
Responsibility: edited by Susanna Johnston ; with photographs by Ellen Ann Hopkins.

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A Who's Who of Ab Fab over-50s (and their pets, pet hates, wines, menus, travels, cliches, rants, ravings, songs, dances, films, books, fairy tales, passions, villains, recipes, Shangri-Las, sports, collections and liaisons dangereuses ... which keep them young!) Contributors include: Arabella Boxer, Viscountess Boxman, Jilly Cooper, John Chancellor, John Hopkins, Francis King, George Melly, Ann Tree, Sir Peregrine Worthsthorne, Nigel Ryan, John Stefanidis, David Plante, Angela Huth, Jane Howard and Maureen Cleave.

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