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    DescriptionDiana Mitford is one of the surprise discoveries of the phenomenally successful collection of Mitford letters published for Christmas 2007. Like her five literary sisters, Diana Mitford has written widely not only on her own fascinating, controversial life, but has recorded her intimately-placed observations of friends who also happened to have been leading political and social figures of the day. The majority of these scintillating articles circulated privately to a small group of people, and are published for the very first time in this volume.


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    Title
    The Pursuit of Laughter
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Diana Mitford (Lady Mosley), By (author) Deborah (Mitford) Devonshire
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 46 mm
    Weight: 862 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781906142100
    ISBN 10: 1906142106
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC subject category V2: BGH, HBJD1, HBLW, BGHA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.0A
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11600
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    DC22: 941.082092
    Thema V1.0: NHD, DNBH1
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, ports.
    Publisher
    Gibson Square Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Gibson Square Books Ltd
    Publication date
    15 November 2008
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Diana Mitford was the third of the Mitford sisters, and the one whom everyone fell in love with - from Evelyn Waugh to Adolf Hitler. She died in August 2003 at the age of 93.