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Reflections in a silver spoon

Paul Mellon

Reflections in a silver spoon

a memoir

by Paul Mellon

  • 198 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by John Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mellon, Paul.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Mellon, with John Baskett.
    ContributionsBaskett, John.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination444p. :
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16693948M
    ISBN 100719550890

      Reflections in a Silver Spoon: A Memoir by Paul Mellon, John Baskett | Editorial Reviews. Hardcover In fact, it all seems rather dull by the end of the book. For those interested in the Mellon philanthropies, such as the National Gallery or the Yale Center for British Art, there is some detail of their founding operations that might Pages: Title: Reflections In A Silver Spoon: A Memoir Author Name: Paul Mellon with John Baskett Categories: Auto/Biography, Edition: 1st Publisher: John Murray: ISBN Number: ISBN ISBN Number Binding: Hardback Book Condition: Very Good Jacket Condition: Very Good Seller ID:

    John Baskett is the author of The Horse in Art ( avg rating, 18 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Paul Mellon's Legacy ( avg rating, 1 rating, /5. The phrase "born with a silver spoon in his mouth" appeared in print in English as early as , in Peter Anthony Motteux's translation of the novel Don Quixote: "Mum, Teresa, quoth Sancho, 'tis not all Gold that glisters [sic], and every Man was not born with a Silver Spoon in his Mouth." Because the phrase is used as a translation of a Spanish proverb with a different literal meaning.

    Reflections on Silver River book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Translation of 14th Century Tibetan monk, Tokme Zongpo's /5.   Without a Silver Spoon book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Winner of the International Board on Books for Young People, /5.


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Life of the supermoneyed author, who turned in his banker's suit for life as an art collector and philanthropist; as told to his old friend and advisor Baskett, with some passages by Mellon himself. Mellon's life is vicariously exciting because of its ties with money&#;money in quantities he never bothers to measure but which the reader enjoys helping him spend or apportion.

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Surprisingly honest for a person so private, Paul Mellon expresses modesty, mixed with an occasional bit of self-doubt. Paul has the usual hint of arrogance, but with a life that begins rather traumatic, given his parents break-up, he seems to put together /5(21).

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