Sir Alan Patrick Herbert(1890-1971), Humorist, novelist, playwright and politician; MP for Oxford University
Sitter in 30 portraits
A versatile and prolific writer, both as humorist and satirist, and author of musical comedy and light opera. For many years an Independent MP for Oxford University (1935-50), champion of divorce law reform and public spokesman, he campaigned for a wide variety of causes.
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
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