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The Horror of Love

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Publisher Comments:

Set against the extraordinary backdrop of post-war France, the compelling love story of Nancy Mitford and Free French commander Gaston Palewski was a less than ideal affair. She was one of the twentieth century's most glamorous and popular authors; he was one of the most significant European politicians of the postwar era. He inspired her to write one of the funniest and most poignant and best-loved novels of its era: The Pursuit of Love. She supported him through a tumultuous political career.           

Lisa Hilton captures the complexities of their relationship amid some of the most exciting, powerful, and controversial figures of their time in this provocative and emotionally-charged volume.

Synopsis:

The scandalous story of Nancy Mitford's torrid love affair with Free French commander Gaston Palewski

About the Author

Lisa Hilton is the critically acclaimed author of Queens Consort and Athenais: The Life of Louis XIV's Mistress, the Real Queen of France. She lives in London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781605985114
Subtitle:
Nancy Mitford and Gaston Palewski in Paris and London
Author:
Hilton, Lisa
Publisher:
Pegasus
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Subject:
Women
Publication Date:
20131114
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 pages of BandW photographs
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
20.96 x 13.97 mm

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Biography » Literary
Biography » Women
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