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Richard Davenport-Hines


Richard Davenport-Hines won the Wolfson Prize for History for his first book, ‘Dudley Docker’. He is an adviser to the ‘Oxford Dictionary of National Biography’ and has also written biographies of W.H. Auden and Marcel Proust. His most recent book, ‘An English Affair’ was published in 2013. A Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and the Royal Society of Literature, he reviews for the Sunday Telegraph, the Sunday Times and the Times Literary Supplement.

Works by Richard Davenport-Hines

  • enemies-within-communists-the-cambridge-spies-and-the-making-of-modern-britain
  • universal-man-the-seven-lives-of-john-maynard-keynes
  • an-english-affair-sex-class-and-power-in-the-age-of-profumo
  • voyagers-of-the-titanic