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Lady Addle remembers : being the memoirs of the Lady Addle of Eigg

Author: Mary Dunn
Publisher: Oxford : ISIS Large Print, 1986.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lady Blanche Addle of Eigg hesitated for a long time when first approached to publish her memoirs - "I have played halma with the great Lord Salisbury, I have bicycled with Bismarck, I have knitted a comforter for a King. It is not fitting, I argued, to speak of such moments." Pressure from friends and publisher changed her mind. She shares in intimate detail a childhood spent among the leaders of society.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Dunn
ISBN: 1850891281 9781850891284
OCLC Number: 14132376
Description: 122 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: edited [i.e. written] by Mary Dunn.

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Lady Blanche Addle of Eigg hesitated for a long time when first approached to publish her memoirs - "I have played halma with the great Lord Salisbury, I have bicycled with Bismarck, I have knitted a comforter for a King. It is not fitting, I argued, to speak of such moments." Pressure from friends and publisher changed her mind. She shares in intimate detail a childhood spent among the leaders of society.

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