Dave Wood's Book Report, Jan. 2, 2008
Sure, I know. Noel Coward is a superficial fop.
But he's a superb superficial fop.
So when "The Letters of Noel Coward," Barry Day, ed. (Knopf, $37.50) arrived in the mail, I dove right into the correspondence to and from the guy who wrote about mad dogs and Englishman going out in the noonday sun.