Sir Roy Strong CH, historian, diarist and gardener, was Director of the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum. His previous two volumes of his diaries: SPLENDOURS AND MISERIES and SCENES AND APPARITIONS brilliantly cover the years 1967-2003. His acclaimed THE STORY OF BRITAIN was updated and reissued in 2018.
Society darling Roy Strong's intimate accounts of the rich and
famous are as mischievous as ever - but with added poignancy
following his wife's death * Mail Online *
The third volume of Sir Roy Strong's infamous diaries makes for essential reading * Tatler *
Roy Strong's towering egotism is really rather engaging . . . Dr Sir Roy Strong CH is a unique, admirable and enduring invention * Spectator *
Surely one of the most astute and perceptive chroniclers of our age * CHOICE *