In 1969, John Julius Norwich, the legendary popular historian, gathered together the favourite things he'd come across in the last 365 days into one short charming pamphlet. Initially just a treat for his friends, it rapidly turned into a huge word-of-mouth success. And soon the arrival of John Julius Norwich's latest 'Christmas Cracker' became as essential a part of the English Christmas experience as holly and mistletoe.
Norwich had a brilliant eye for a story and telling detail, and his Crackers are full of jokes, warmth and wit. Here in one bumper book is his final and 50th Christmas Cracker, alongside all the very best bits as picked out by his daughter Artemis Cooper. This is the perfect Christmas gift.
By: Norwich, John Julius
Format: Paperback / softback
Published By: John Murray Press
Date of Publication: 11/11/2021
Pagination: 224 pages
Readership: General (US: Trade)
Dimensions in mm: 198 x 129
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Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Description: The very best of John Julius Norwich's 'Christmas Crackers'.