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The Mitford Sisters

Dedicated to the most scandalous bunch of sisters of the 20th century. Diana the Fascist, Jessica the Communist, Unity the Hitler-lover, Nancy the Novelist, Deborah the Duchess and Pamela the unobtrusive poultry connoisseur.
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11th
Apr
Wed
  • “ …indeed, with the Radletts, you never could tell. Why, for instance, would Victoria bellow like a bull and half kill Jassy whenever Jassy said, in a certain tone of voice, pointing her finger with a certain look, “Fancy?” I think they hardly knew why, themselves. ”

    - Nancy Mitford, Love in a Cold Climate
  • 19th
    Mar
    Mon

    bellamoreish:

    Love In A Cold Climate (2001)

    Here ‘tis.

    You can watch the full 2001 mini-series of Love in a Cold Climate on Youtube. 

    Tags: nancy mitford Love In A Cold Climate 
    Notes: 5
    Reblogged from bellamoreish
    2nd
    Apr
    Sat
  • A 1961 edition of Love in a Cold Climate

    A 1961 edition of Love in a Cold Climate

  • 9th
    Mar
    Wed
  • booklover206:

Nancy Mitford, Love in a Cold Climate and The Pursuit of Love

    booklover206:

    Nancy Mitford, Love in a Cold Climate and The Pursuit of Love

  • 16th
    Jan
    Sun
  • “ I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It’s so frightfully good I’ve never bothered to read another. ”

    -

    Nancy Mitford also from Love in a Cold Climate

    This is supposed to be a true quote from her father Lord Redesdale, which Nancy used for a character in her novel. 

  • 16th
    Jan
    Sun
  • “ You’ve no idea how long life goes on and how many, many changes it brings. Young people seem to imagine that it’s over in a flash, that they do this thing, or that thing, and then die, but I can assure you they are quite wrong. ”

    - Nancy Mitford from her book Love in a Cold Climate
  • Accent Red by Neil Talwar