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The Edwardians

Author: V Sackville-West
Publisher: London : Virago, 1983, ©1930.
Series: Virago modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of fashionable society at the height of the era, The Edwardians revealed, through the lives of its characters, all that was glamorous about the period -- and all that was to lead to its downfall. Sebastian and Viola are brother and sister. Handsome and moody, at nineteen Sebastian is a duke and heir to the vast country estate, Chevron. A deep sense of tradition and love of the English countryside bind him  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: V Sackville-West
ISBN: 0860683591 9780860683599
OCLC Number: 9665447
Description: xvi, 349 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Virago modern classics.
Responsibility: Vita Sackville-West ; new introduction by Victoria Glendinning.
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* A bestseller in 1930, this is a brilliant portrait of fashionable society at the height of the Edwardian Era, revealing, through the lives of Sebastian and Viola, all that was best in it - and all  Read more...

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*'Informative and always easy to read ... Hattersley has done a fine job Andrew Lycett, SUNDAY TIMES Well written and wide ranging book ... his account of the period is consistently enjoyable Piers Read more...

 
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