Michael Davie, 1 November 1984
Show More Public Scandal, Odium and Contempt: An Investigation of Recent Libel Cases by David Hooper.
Secker, 230 pp., £12.95, September 1984, 0 436 20093 7Show More
“... the case was over the legal costs would be reckoned at £750,000? The author of this book, Mr David Hooper (Eton and Balliol, the blurb tells us), practised at the bar before becoming a solicitor. He acts as an adviser to his present publishers, but, as the blurb also tells us, was not consulted about this particular book. This faintly ironic tone is ...”