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Nigel Dempster and the death of discretion

Author: Tim Willis
Publisher: [London] : Short, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"No one is more responsible for Britain s current obsession with celebrity culture than the late, great gossip columnist Nigel Dempster (1941-"2007). For a quarter of a century, as the editor of the Daily Mails diary, he was the man perfectly placed and qualified to record and accelerate the end of the age of deference. Indeed, for many people Dempsters Diary was the Mail. His page, with its scurrilous revelations  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Nigel Dempster
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Willis
ISBN: 9781906021849 1906021848
OCLC Number: 680413375
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 249 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Nigel Dempster
Responsibility: Tim Willis.

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No one is more responsible for Britain's current obsession with celebrity culture than the late, great gossip columnist Nigel Dempster (1941-2007). For a quarter of a century, as the editor of the  Read more...

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'I'm really jealous of this; Dempsters world is such a juicy subject and Tim Willis has caught it completely.' --Peter York 'A gorgeous account of the sentimental sadist, seasoned with scandal and Read more...

 
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