Leo and Jilly Cooper on rugby

  • 61 Pages
  • 2.14 MB
  • English
Bell & Hyman , London
Rugby football -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire,
Statementpictures by Ross.
ContributionsCooper, Jilly, 1937-
LC ClassificationsGV945.2
The Physical Object
Pagination61p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22319796M
ISBN 100713524111

Leo Cooper, who has died aged 79 after suffering from Parkinson's disease, was a publisher with a zeal for military history, who also enjoyed some notoriety as the husband of the novelist Jilly. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 61 pages: illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm: Other Titles: Leo and Jilly Cooper on rugby.

Leonard (Leo) Cooper (25 March – 29 November ) worked for numerous distinguished publishing houses before setting up his own independent publishing house, Leo Cooper Ltd, in Leo was educated at Radley where he took charge of the military band and distinguished himself on the rugby and cricket fields.

He was capped at cricket for the Yorkshire schoolboys; in later life he. Children's books.

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Cooper also wrote a series of children’s books featuring the heroine Little Mabel. Personal life. Inshe married Leo Cooper, a publisher of military history books. The couple had known each other since (when Jilly Sallitt was about eight), although they did not marry until she was 24 and he was Born: Jilly Sallitt, 21 February (age.

Leo Cooper was a publisher who specialised in works by such writers as 'Loopy’ Kennard and 'Honky’ Henniker Leo and Jilly Cooper at home in. Leo and Jilly Cooper on Cricket by Jilly Cooper and a great selection of related books, This book is in very Leo and Jilly Cooper on rugby book condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked. Leo Cooper, pictured with wife Jilly, specialised in books about military history.

Picture: HEMEDIA Leo Cooper was a larger-than-life character who enjoyed sport, books and good wine. LEO Cooper, who died recently a made his mark as a publisher of military books and included on his list Sir George "Loopy" Kennard and Brigadier "Honky" Henniker ; none of his authors.

Leo continued to work with us until he retired from publishing around 10 years ago. Cooper's memoirs were published inentitled All My Friends Will Buy It - A Bottlefield Tour. Leo Cooper sadly died a on Friday, 29 Novembersurvived by his wife - author Jilly Cooper - and children.

The queen of, ahem, romantic fiction will reveal all in her latest book which is based on her real life experiences. Jilly Cooper, who lives in Bisley near Stroud, was a. Culture; Books; Jilly Cooper: ‘Riders was a bonkbuster from a time before #MeToo nonsense’ Exclusive: Riders’ tale of fetlocks and fornication among the glamorous show-jumping set was.

Jilly Cooper looks on during day one at Cheltenham Racecourse in (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images) Cooper has written 40 novels and I haven’t read a single one of them. A new start: Jilly Cooper on the night in a Kama Sutra room that led to her book Riders While struggling to write the novel that would transform her career, she discovered the country pile that.

Jilly Cooper is a journalist, author and media superstar. The author of many number one bestselling was appointed OBE in for services to literature, and in was awarded an honorary Doctorate of Letters by the University of Gloucestershire for.

Family and friends joined novelist Jilly Cooper in Bisley, Surrey, to say a fond farewell to her husband Leo, who died on Novem aged 79 following a long battle with Parkinson's Disease.

Jilly Cooper is the epitome of a successful writer. The Essex born author had a number one best seller with her book Riders and has been awarded a CBE for her contribution to literature. In sickness and health: Jilly and Leo Cooper in The affair referred to was when he had kept a mistress, Sarah Johnson, for six years Landlady Kim sublimely plays Ernie Wise to Leo.

When Jilly Cooper, then a young Sunday Times journalist, was asked to write a book on marriage, she had been married to Leo Cooper for a mere seven they are celebrating their Golden Wedding, and although the institution of marriage has changed a great deal since this book was first written, much of Jilly's advice - frank, fearless, often hilarious, but always wise - still holds good.2/5(1).

Queen of the bonkbuster Jilly Cooper is used to raising eyebrows. They almost vanished into hairlines at her Hay literary festival talk earlier this summer, where she weighed in on the subject of the. LC A/1/32 Manuscript of 'Horse mania' by Leo and Jilly Cooper Typescript page proofs and holographs manuscript pages (not a complete manusript).

1 folder LC A/1/33 Manuscript of 'Rugby book' by Leo and Jilly Cooper Typescript and holograph manuscript pages (incomplete). 1 folder LC A/1/34 Manuscript of 'Soldier talk' by Simon Cullen.

Cooper was left unable to conceive after an ectopic pregnancy, so they adopted Felix and Emily, who both read their mum's books. "Felix read Riders at school, and said 'Ma'," she recalls.

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Jilly Cooper, Writer: Comedy Playhouse. Jilly Cooper was born on Febru in Hornchurch, Essex, England as Jilly Sallitt.

She is a writer and actress, known for Comedy Playhouse (), It's Awfully Bad for Your Eyes, Darling () and Romance (). She was previously married to Leo Cooper.

One sultry summer afternoon at Sandown in the late seventies Jilly Cooper came before the ITV cameras in all her provocative, and at that stage bra-less, glory.

When asked what a nice girl like her was doing in a place like this, she looked straight into the lens.

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Jilly Cooper at photoshoot in (Image: Mirrorpix) Jilly has updated her old-fashioned views for the 21st Century and and now says couples should. Jilly Cooper is a journalist, author and media superstar. The author of many number one bestselling novels, she lives in Gloucestershire with her rescue racing greyhound, Bluebell.

She has been awarded honorary doctorates by the Universities of Gloucestershire and Anglia Ruskin and appointed CBE in for services to literature and charity.

Class [Jilly Cooper] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Class. Enjoy the best Jilly Cooper Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Jilly Cooper, British Author, Born Febru Share with your friends. 'There is no one else like Cooper' GuardianWhen Jilly Cooper, then a young Sunday Times journalist, was asked to write a book on marriage, she had been married to Leo Cooper for a mere seven years.

In this reissue of that book, they were celebrating their Golden Wedding, and although the institution of marriage has changed a great deal Reviews: 8.

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Jilly Cooper is a journalist, writer and media author of many number one bestselling novels, including Riders, Rivals, Polo, The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous, Appassionata, Score! and Pandora, she lives in Gloucestershire with her husband, Leo, five cats and her greyhound was appointed OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for her contribution to literature.M arriage, and what keeps people together, is at the forefront of Jilly's mind, with the reissue of her book How to Stay Married -- a humorous romp through married life, sex, rows, DIY and.

Jilly Cooper, 82, nearly ‘died of horror’ when she reread How To Stay Married; She advised couples who cheat on each other, to ‘forgive’ and ‘pray it blows over’ Author revealed worst thing her marriage to husband Leo survived was infertility; Jilly revised her marriage tips and said couples should have pet and share chores.