Download PDF by Christopher Isherwood: Christopher Isherwood Diaries Volume 1

By Christopher Isherwood

In 1939 Christopher Isherwood and W. H. Auden emigrated jointly to the USA. In spare, luminous prose those diaries describe Isherwood's look for a brand new lifestyles in California; his paintings as a screenwriter in Hollywood, his pacifism in the course of global conflict II and his friendships with such talented artists and intellectuals as Garbo, Chaplin, Thomas Mann, Charles Laughton, Gielgud, Olivier, Richard Burton and Aldous Huxley.

Throughout this era, Isherwood persevered to jot down novels and maintain his literary friendships - with E. M. Forster, Somerset Maugham, Tennessee Williams and others. He became to his diaries a number of occasions every week to list jokes and gossip, observations approximately his followed kingdom, philosophy and mystical insights. His devotion to his diary used to be a manner of accounting for himself; he used it as either a self-discipline and a release.

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