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Pleydell-Bouverie, David 1911-1994

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Works: 250 works in 253 publications in 1 language and 254 library holdings
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Most widely held works by David Pleydell-Bouverie
Brooklyn, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by Marianne Moore( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Thanking him for Dorothea Walker's address; referencing the collection of correspondence between Moore an David Wallace [concerning a name for a new Ford model, recently given to the Morgan Library] and alluding to the appearance of one of her letters (?) in a sale catalogue
[Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Repeating in French a sentiment about the corrupting nature of power
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Asking that he "cut off any more plans for adding a guest house"; telling him that she "stand[s] ready" to "leave at any time upon request"; stating that she will "seek out an alternative" place to live because she "cannot and need not live in an atmosphere of hostility"; saying that she "honestly [had] been thinking that the proposed guest-house would add to the intrinsic value of the Ranch."
Aix-en-Provence, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Describing a short trip she and her sister Norah [Barr] are taking to Arles and Avignon; mentioning visitors; discussing food
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sending some notes she made after meeing Lucia Davidova; talking about her planned trip to Japan
[Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing the warm weather; asking if she should pay Pleydell-Bouverie for Michael's services in fixing her kitchen pipes
Glen Ellen, California, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reporting on recent storms in California; discussing the movie adaptation of Charles Dickens' Nicholas Nickleby; mentioning [Vladimir] Horowitz; saying that she finds "the acupuncture arduous but worth it"; telling an anecdote about a rooster from her childhood
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Discussing the Nature Conservancy; commenting on the weather
Glen Ellen, California, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Describing the squirrels who always raise their young in the grove by her house; discussing the weather and flowers; telling him that she is going to Norah Barr's house soon; mentioning her Christmas open house
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Talking about a carport she added to her house; assuring him that he does not need to worry about the confidentiality of what he writes to her; telling him that she is planning a "bash" on January 10; saying she is glad he is feeling better
Glen Ellen, California, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mentioning that Norah [Barr] is coming to lunch; discussing various people who live at the Ranch; describing a visit from "Nikolaas"; wishing him a happy new year
Glen Ellen, California, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Apologizing for postponing a rendezvous; sending him a fan letter; saying that she loves him "very dearly."
the Ranch [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A letter written in the form of a poem about a bath product called Vitabath
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Saying that the "Getty Bash for Princess Margaret sounds suitably vulgar and very 'Texas' with 'covered atrium' and so on"; mentioning Janet Flanner, Ronald Blythe, Albert Kahn, Julia and Paul Child, and Norah Barr; discussing the weather; reporting that she went to see Simca [Simone Beck]
Glen Ellen, California, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Asking him for the New York news; mentioning a party for Margie Foster; noting that she "must have been a great chatterbox once," and "it all goes on still in [her] head. Which occasionally makes [her] feel rather frustrated"; mentioning visits from Marsha Moran, Norah Barr, and her daughter Kennedy
[Last House, Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Telling him that she misses talking with him and wishes they could be enjoying this beautiful place together; noting that her failing voice makes it difficult to talk with ease; reporting that everyone who comes to Last House talks of its "charm" and "real magic"; saying she considers herself blessed among all women that she is privileged enough to live in Last House
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reporting on her activities and visitors, including Simca [Simone Beck]; describing a ferry ride; mentioning Norah [Barr]; discussing making grape jam
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thanking him for a story by Jan Morris and noting that she finds the style "effusively feminine"; commenting on the weather and daily life at the Ranch
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thanking him for a dinner invitation and saying that she and Norah [Barr] "accept it gleefully"; discussing a luncheon served in France in 1905 for the Prince of Wales and her intention to "reconstruct the whole menu"; announcing that a magazine has offered her free passage from NY to Cannes on a ship called the Kungsholm; noting that [Paul] Bocuse and [Craig] Claiborne will also be on the ship
[Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Saying, "I wish my voice were stronger because I miss talking with you"; telling him that a bottle of Dom Perignon is waiting for him to come over
 
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Bouverie, David
Bouverie, David Pleydell
David Bouverie
David Pleydell-Bouverie
Pleydell Bouverie, David
Languages
English (25)
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