About this title: Sir Alec Guinness, one of the most outstanding and beloved actors of his generation, shares an 18-month diary of his present life. Guinness frankly says of this diary, which covers the period from New Year's Day 1995 to June 1996: "I have been unable to disguise my phobias, irritations, prejudices . . . childishness and frivolity. Sometimes, I hope, my occasional enthusiasms emerge".
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