[ Free pdf ] The Glossy Years: Magazines, Museums and Selective MemoirsAuthor Nicholas Coleridge – Hometrainer-tests.de

The most entertaining book of the yearSunday Times Diana touched your elbow, your arm, covered your hand with hers It was alluring And she was disarmingly confiding Can I ask you something Nicholas, please be frankOver his thirty year career at Cond Nast, Nicholas Coleridge has witnessed it all From the anxieties of the Princess of Wales to the blazing fury of Mohamed Al Fayed, his story is also the story of the people who populate the glamorous world of glossy magazines With relish and astonishing candour, he offers the inside scoop on Tina Brown and Anna Wintour, David Bowie and Philip Green, Kate Moss and Beyonce on Margaret Thatcher s clothes legacy, and a surreal weekend away with Bob Geldof and William Hague Cara Delevingne, media tycoons, Prime Ministers, Princes, Mayors and Maharajas all cross his path His career in magazines straddles the glossies throughout their glorious zenith from the s, s and s to the digital iterations of the st century Having cut his teeth on Tatler, and as Editor in Chief of Harpers Queen, he became the Mr Big of glossy publishing for three decades Packed with surprising and often hilarious anecdotes, The Glossy Years also provides perceptive insight into the changing and treacherous worlds of fashion, journalism, museums and a whole sweep of British society This is a rich, honest, witty and very personal memoir of a life splendidly livedAn entertaining whirlwind Evening Standard Gentle, jollyBlissfully funny Sunday Telegraph An irresistible read, hilarious, honest and insightful I adored it Tina Brown Sparkling Spectator Forthright, witty and gossipya passion for glossy magazines shines through this effervescent memoir Sunday Express