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    • A House in St John's Wood: In Search of My Parents

    • By: Matthew Spender
    • Narrated by: Laurence Kennedy
    • Length: 14 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An intimate portrait of Stephen Spender's extraordinary life written by Matthew Spender, shifting between memoir and biography, with new insights drawn from personal recollections and his father's copious unpublished archives. Stephen Spender's life was a vivid prism on the 20th century. Having met Auden and Isherwood at Oxford, he joined the early vocal critics of Hitler and participated in the Spanish Civil War.

    Regular price: $18.70