Polly Toynbee

Standard Name: Toynbee, Polly


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Leisure and Society Mary Stott
MS studied singing for years, flirted with painting (as she put it), and had an enduring love-affair with gardening.
Stott, Mary. Forgetting’s No Excuse. Faber and Faber.
A perceptive acquaintance said, Mary paints as if she were writing.
Stott, Mary. Forgetting’s No Excuse. Faber and Faber.
She was painted...
Literary responses Mary Stott
For her obituary, The Guardian first called her legendary and then printed recollections by seven people who had known her well: editors Peter Preston , Linda Christmas , Suzanne Lowry , and Libby Brooks ...
Textual Production George Orwell
Female winners have included, for the Book Prize Patricia Hollis (for her life of Jennie Lee ), Miranda Carter , Delia Jarrett-Macauley , and for the Journalism Prize Melanie Phillips , Polly Toynbee , Yasmin Alibhai-Brown , and Vanora Bennett .
The Orwell Prize. http://www.theorwellprize.co.uk/home.aspx.


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Preston, Peter et al. “Portrait: Woman of Substance”. The Guardian, p. 6.