Mitford's beloved novel published as a Penguin Essential for the first time.
A fun and festive tale by the author of Love in a Cold Climate.
An eclectic, affectionate biography of Louis XV's most famous and enduring mistress
A sparkling biography of one of history's greatest rulers, written in Nancy Mitford's trademark gossipy style
Nancy Mitford's account of this famous love affair of the Enlightenment is, in the author's own words, 'a shriek from beginning to end'
Gossipy account of the art, affairs and poison paranoia at Louis XIV's Versailles' The Times
The Blessing is a hilarious tale of love, fidelity, and the English abroad, tailored as brilliantly as one of Dior's 'New Look' suits.
Love in a Cold Climate is the wickedly funny follow-up to The Pursuit of Love and explores the mystery of sexual attraction.