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    DescriptionThis second volume of James Lees-Milne's masterly biography opens at a turning point in Harold Nicolson's life: he was miserable at the "Evening Standard" and disillusioned with Mosley's New Party but his move to Sissinghurst, where he and his wife would design one of the most beautiful gardens in England, offered a fresh start. Thereafter he became increasingly involved in politics (spending ten years as National Labour Party MP, close to the heart of government during the worst months of the war). After the war he turned royal biographer, writing the life of George V, two books on manners and a study of his hero, Sainte-Beuve. Thus James Lee-Milne, drawing on mostly unpublished letters and diaries, completes this vivid study of a man of uncommon talents and energies.


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    Title
    Harold Nicolson: v. 2
    Subtitle
    A Biography, 1930-1968
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) James Lees-Milne
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 414
    Width: 124 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 34 mm
    Weight: 400 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780571288878
    ISBN 10: 0571288871
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC subject category V2: BGH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.2
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJ
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKE
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JH
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004120, BIO026000
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKE
    DC22: 828.912
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJ, 3JH
    DC23: 828.91209
    Thema V1.0: DNBH, NHD
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    FABER & FABER
    Imprint name
    Faber Finds
    Publication date
    24 July 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London