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Bring on the Empty Horses (Hodder Great Reads) Love this book which I have owned for years in hardback David Niven was a wonderful raconteur taking the reader back to Hollywood in its heyday The only reason I did not give this kindle version 5 is the extremely poor proofreading, so many spelling errors and completely wrong words used autocorrect at its worst Delightful storytelling by a man who lived a life and by all accounts was a perfect gentleman Interesting look at Hollywood during the heyday of good film producing. David Niven accused himself of name dropping, but what else should he have done these people were his milieu His wit and writing skills bring them to life for the likes of most of us Bring on the Empty Horses is a worthwhile sequel to The Moon s a Balloon , since it delves deeply into the intricacies of the film world, especially Hollywood, and into the lives of several film stars My sole complaint there were no photos this time round. My husband and I had read D N s The Moon is a Balloon together and were intrigued by his literary command of language In this follow up book, we again appreciated his writing but even , his balanced and pointed view on tinsel town A good read for anyone interested in the early days of Hollywood. The size of print meant it was easy and pleasant to read Very enjoyable With thanks Not read yet, but item exactly as described, looking forward to reading it. well written book about Hollywood by David Niven, it s a good read Delivered quickly and in good condition minus dust jacket but the price reflects this. Est il vraiment besoin de pr senter encore le gentleman d Hollywood dont l criture toute empreinte de la classe et de l humour d un britannique d un certain niveau d ducation Ses descriptions pleines d esprit nous font p n trer dans les coulisses du Hollywood a son a son age d or, les petits travers attendrissants d aucuns comme les mesquineries ou m diocrit s insignes de certains autres sont toujours d peints dans une langue remarquable d l gance sans p danterie aucune qui est une des marques de la vraie distinction et de la bonne education.Dresses par un homme dont les d buts dans la vie ne s inscrivaient pas sous les meilleurs hospices et qui, alors qu il eut pu continuer profiter d une vie luxueuse et prot g e, n h sita pas risquer de tout perdre pour contribuer abattre une des pires monstruosit s de l histoire humaine, ces portraits n en ont que plus relief et de valeur Jamais vulgaire, toujours empreint de retenue jusque dans les rares critiques sir David Niven se montre officier et gentleman jusqu au bout. Here is Niven at his best He and Errol Flynn were filming The Charge of the Light Brigade for a director, Michael Curtiz, whose Hungarian orientated English was a joy to us all High on the rostrum he decided the moment had come to order the arrival on the scene of a hundred riderless chargers Okay, he yelled into a megaphone, Bring on the empty horses BRING ON THE EMPTY HORSES is the second part of David Niven s internationally bestselling autobiography, following the superbly entertaining THE MOON S A BALLOON Both books were highly acclaimed by the critics and remain as wonderful reminders of a much loved actor who epitomised, for many, the essential British gent, even when surrounded by the stars of Hollywood A man who never had an acting lesson wins an Oscar and then writes two best selling books.This book covers the years between 1935 and 1960 old Hollywood If anyone can read this book and not laugh they must be very ill.The book arrived on time and well packaged

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  • David Niven
  • 04 October 2017
  • 0340839953

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