Acton was one of Mitford's closest friends, and offers a portrait of what she was really like, based on letters and other materials. Full of wit, gossip and spite, he offers a fresh take on the popular novelist. With a foreword by Diana Mosley.
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Review: Nancy MitfordUser Review - Annalisa - Goodreads
I can't resist a book by or about Nancy Mitford, although this one did rather disappoint. The book was written by Harold Acton, a life-long friend of Mitford's. For someone new to Nancy Mitford, I ... Read full review
Review: Nancy MitfordUser Review - Sketchbook - Goodreads
Nancy Mitford could not be bothered with a daily journal. However, she loved writing letters and they comprise the zesty and memorable pate de foie of this biography. (The internet has killed letter ... Read full review