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Decca : the letters of Jessica Mitford

Author: Jessica Mitford; Peter Y Sussman
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of irreverent and insightful letters by the larger-than-life wit, memoirist, investigative journalist, and activist chronicles Mitford's experiences in the worlds of politics, journalism, the arts, publishing, and society, in correspondence with Katharine Graham, Betty Friedan, Miss Manners, Julie Andrews, Maya Angelou, Harry Truman, and her family.
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996.
Decca.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)654298602
Named Person: Jessica Mitford; Jessica Mitford
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Mitford; Peter Y Sussman
ISBN: 0375410325 9780375410321
OCLC Number: 64594433
Description: xix, 744 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Baby Blueblood and Hobohemian --
America, in love and war --
Subversive housewife --
Remembrance of things past --
Death and the afterlife --
A cat among the pigeons --
Fine conflicts --
An English heart --
A feisty old dame --
The last word.
Other Titles: Letters of Jessica Mitford
Responsibility: edited by Peter Y. Sussman.
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A collection of irreverent and insightful letters by the larger-than-life wit, memoirist, investigative journalist, and activist chronicles Mitford's experiences in the worlds of politics, journalism, the arts, publishing, and society, in correspondence with Katharine Graham, Betty Friedan, Miss Manners, Julie Andrews, Maya Angelou, Harry Truman, and her family.

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