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Diary of a Provincial Lady

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Publisher Comments:

These highly acclaimed, delightful novels are written in diary form by the Provincial Lady, who lives in a country house with her husband, two children, the children's French governess, Cook and a few assorted helpers. The era of the 1930s is wittily and shrewdly recreated with amusing illustrations.

Synopsis:

When "Diary of a Provincial Lady" was first publlished in 1933, critics on both sides of hte Atlantic greeted it with enthusiasm.....This charming, delightful and extremely funny book was named by booksellers in England the o.p. novel most deserving of republication.

About the Author

Sir Arthur Watts read Law at Cambridge, then joined the Foreign Office (now the Foreign & Commonwealth Office) in 1956 as an assistant legal adviser. After a varied career with the FCO, he became Deputy Legal Adviser in 1982 and The Legal Adviser in 1987. He retired in 1991, and took up practice at the Bar. He has appeared in a number of cases before the International Court of Justice, as well as participating in several international arbitrations. Since 1996 he has also been the international mediator for succession issues arising from the break up of the former Yugoslavia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780897330534
Author:
Watts, Arthur
Author:
Watts, Arthur
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press
Location:
Chicago, IL :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
London
Subject:
Delafield, E. M.
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Provincial Lady Series
Series Volume:
220
Publication Date:
20050831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
388
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in

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