DISCOVER ALL EIGHT OF NANCY MITFORD'S SPARKLINGLY ASTUTE, HILARIOUS AND COMPLETELY UNPUTDOWNABLE NOVELS IN ONE COLLECTION - WITH AN INTRODUCTION FROM INDIA KNIGHT
Published over a period of 30 years, they provide a wonderful glimpse of the bright young things of the thirties, forties, fifties and sixties in the city and in the shires; firmly ensconced at home or making a go of it abroad; and what the upper classes really got up to in peace and in war.
The collection includes:
- The Pursuit of Love
- Love in a Cold Climate
- Don't Tell Alfred
- The Blessing
- Pidgeon Pie
- Wigs on the Green
- Christmas Pudding
- Highland Fling
'Entirely original, inimitable and irresistible' Spectator
'Deliciously funny' Evelyn Waugh
'Utter, utter bliss' Daily Mail
There's no book I'd pass on to younger readers sooner than Nancy Mitford's fantastically funny and wise insight into the truth about falling for someone, says Daisy Buchanan.
As a new adaptation of The Pursuit of Love arrives on the small screen, here's a guide to the wittiest Mitford sister.
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