"An interesting character study of a pompous curmudgeonly politician absorbed in his own power over people and oblivious of his own impending demise. The modern reader will be irritated by some of the offensive attitudes but this is a classic stor..."
"While the writing is poetic and emotional the story line is boring, nothing that anyone with a cursory knowledge of the life of Shakespeare would not already know. There is some interesting description of life in 16th century England- the plagues ..."
Random House, Inc.Restored to print for the first time in more than forty years, The President was hailed by the New York Times as a “tour de force”At 82, the former premier lives in alert and suspicious retirement—self...