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Stansky, Peter, 1932-

Sassoon : the worlds of Philip and Sybil / Peter Stansky.

New Haven : Yale University Press, c2003.
Physical Description:
xiii, 295 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
DA566.9.S68 S37 2003 (LC)
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LWL 637 H82 003: Dust jacket.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-282) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art patrons -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Houghton Hall (England)
Jewish families -- Great Britain.
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Politicians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Sassoon family.
Sassoon, Philip, Sir, 1888-1939.
Sassoon, Sybil, 1894-1989.

  • India : establishing a dynasty
  • England : becoming English
  • Philip and Sybil serve their country
  • Becoming a politician in the 1920s
  • Setting the stage in London and in the country
  • The role of art : making an aesthetic
  • The bomber always get through : politics in the 1930s
  • Sybil.