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The life of Sonny Mehta — the Fred Astaire of editing

Updated : December 31, 2019 07:43 PM IST

At Knopf, the soft-spoken and frequently taciturn Mehta overcame cultural barriers with a well-honed literary instinct, an ability to forge personal bonds with writers, and a skill for marketing.
He made his mark in the world of London publishing when he co-founded Paladin, which brought out The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer, his former Cambridge friend.
The life of Sonny Mehta — the Fred Astaire of editing

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