Books: The Welsh Profile

IVOR NOVELLO (306 pp.)—Peter Noble —British Book Centre ($3).

"One morning . . . a most important gentleman came to our front door carrying a huge big box from Queen Victoria . . . There was a letter on top written in gold ink . . . He was all dressed in a beautiful uniform of red, and had on a blue hat with a white feather. When Mamsie hurried to open the big box she found it was all lined with red, white and blue cotton wool, and there in the very middle was ME."...

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