First impressions

March 28, 1997

This week's First Impressions comes from an emigre historian:

"When seeking for a partner worthy of the delectable Zuleika Dobson, Max Beerbohm created the Duke of Dorset, an aristocratic paragon, endowed with Olympian wealth,rank and intellect."

Entries to First Impressions, The THES, Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield,London, E1 9XY, faxed to 0171-782 3300 or emailed to

The winner receives a Pounds 20 book token and the closing date for entries is April 1.

The winner of last week's First Impressions, who correctly identified Margaret Thatcher's The Path to Power, is Sue Cody of Rochdale.

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