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David Pryce-Jones

David Pryce-Jones is a senior editor at National Review. He is also a regular or occasional contributor to The Daily Telegraph, The Times, The Financial Times, The Daily Mail, The Independent, London Evening Standard, The Spectator, The Times Literary Supplement, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Washington Times, Commentary, The New Republic, World Affairs, and The New Criterion. He was born in Vienna in 1936. Novels by David Pryce-Jones Owls & Satyrs (Longmans, 1961) The Sands of Summer (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1963) Quondam (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1965) The Stranger’s View (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1967) Running Away (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1971) The England Commune (Quartet, 1975) Shirley’s Guild (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1979) The Afternoon Sun (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1986) Inheritance (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1992) Non-fiction by David Pryce-Jones Graham Greene (Oliver & Boyd, 1963) Next Generation: Travels in Israel (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1965) The Hungarian Revolution (Benn, 1969) The Face of Defeat (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1972) Evelyn Waugh & his world (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1973) Unity Mitford (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1976) Vienna (Time-Life Books, 1978) Paris in the Third Reich (Collins, 1981) Cyril Connolly: Journal & Memoir (Collins, 1983) The Closed Circle (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1989) You Can’t be Too Careful (Workman, 1992) The War that Never Was (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1995)

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An historian, revisited | October 2014

A review of One Hundred Letters from Hugh Trevor-Roper by Richard Davenport-Hines,Adam Sisman

A national treasure | May 2014

on Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings by Rudyard Kipling, edited by Thomas Pinney

On the frontlines of free speech | April 2014

On “Fatwa or free speech?," a conference in Denmark.

A man of letters | November 2013

Orwell's life in letters

The pen is mightier | March 2013

David Pryce-Jones explores the novels of Evelyn Waugh and his special relationship with the author.

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