Mitford, Nancy 1904-1973
Most widely held works about Nancy Mitford
Most widely held works by Nancy Mitford
The Sun King by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
24 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and German and held by 2,625 libraries worldwide
This book examines Louis XIV at Versailles--from the moment he decided to transform his father's hunting lodge into the greatest palace in Europe to his death there 54 years later.
Madame de Pompadour by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
58 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in 7 languages and held by 2,128 libraries worldwide
The story of the bougeoisie who became the mistress of Louis XV and "had so many enemies that she could not travel publicly without risking a pelting of mud and stones."--Cover.
Frederick the Great by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and German and held by 1,835 libraries worldwide
The blessing by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
50 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
The love and marriage of a beautiful Englishwoman and a glamorous French marquis.
Voltaire in love by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
29 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
The pursuit of love by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
81 editions published between 1945 and 2919 in 7 languages and held by 1,251 libraries worldwide
The snobbery and false values of the English country nobility are satirized in these two love stories involving the well-established Radlett and Hampton families.
Don't tell Alfred by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
34 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Fanny Wincham copes with crises among her friends and relations when her husband, now Sir Alfred, is unexpectedly appointed ambassador to Paris. Follows "Love in a cold climate" and "The pursuit of love".
Love from Nancy : the letters of Nancy Mitford by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Noblesse oblige; an enquiry into the identifiable characteristics of the English aristocracy by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1974 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
The letters of Nancy Mitford and Evelyn Waugh by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Nancy Mitford and Evelyn Waugh, two of the twentieth century's most amusing and gifted writers, matched wits and exchanged insults in more than five hundred letters, a continuous irreverent dialogue that stretched for twenty-two years. Their delicious correspondence, much of it never published before (for fear of speaking ill of the living), provides colorful glimpses of both lives, testifies to their enduring but thorny friendship, and evokes the literary and social.
The water beetle by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in English and held by 675 libraries worldwide
A talent to annoy : essays, articles, & reviews, 1929-1968 by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Pigeon pie by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
23 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
In 1939, Sophia Garfield works at a first-aid post while cherishing an ambition to become a glamorous female spy. Fate ordains that she shall have her chance.
The pursuit of love & Love in a cold climate : two novels by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
"The Pursuit of Love follows the romantic misadventures of Linda Radlett, the wayward young beauty of the family. Love in a Cold Climate revolves around Polly Hampton, whose prominent place in society is threatened by a sandalous love affair."--Back cover.
Love in a cold climate by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
60 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Polly Hampton declares undying love for her dissolute uncle Boy Dougdale. In revenge, her mother is bewitched by the charm of dragonfly Cedric.
Love in a cold climate, a novel by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
7 editions published between 1949 and 1995 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Chronicle of a successful marriage of the English upper class.
Christmas pudding by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
11 editions published between 1932 and 1998 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Though foot-and-mouth disease had stopped the hunting, Lady Bobbin assembled an oddly-assorted Yuletide gathering. A study of the Bright Young People of the 1920's and 1930's.
Highland fling by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
18 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 libraries worldwide
The Princesse de Clèves by La Fayette ( Book )
11 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The bookshop at 10 Curzon Street : letters between Nancy Mitford and Heywood Hill, 1952-73 by Nancy Mitford ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Ambassadors' spouses Aristocracy (Social class)--Language Authors, English Authors, French Biography Booksellers and bookselling Bookstores Château de Versailles (Versailles, France) Country life Courts and courtiers Du Châtelet, Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil,--marquise,--1706-1749 England England--London English English language--Social aspects English letters Fiction France France--Versailles Frederick--II,--King of Prussia,--1712-1786 Great Britain Hill, Heywood,--1906-1986 History Kings and rulers Large type books Louis--XIV,--King of France,--1638-1715 Love stories Love stories, English Manners and customs Married women Mistresses Mitford, Jessica,--1917-1996 Mitford, Nancy,--1904-1973 Mitford, Unity,--1914-1948 Mitford family Nobility Nobility--Language Novelists, English Pompadour, Jeanne Antoinette Poisson,--marquise de,--1721-1764 Records and correspondence Relations with women Social classes Speech and social status Stanley family Travel Upper class Upper class families Upper class--Language Voltaire,--1694-1778 Women novelists, English
Freeman-Mitford, Nancy, 1904-1973
Mitford, Nancy Freeman-.
Mitford, Nancy Freeman 1904-1973
Rennell Rodd, Nancy.
Rennell Rodd, Nancy, 1904-1973
Rodd, Nancy Rennell.
Rodd, Nancy Rennell, 1904-1973
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