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The Resource The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me : an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy, Sofka Zinovieff

The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me : an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy, Sofka Zinovieff

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The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me : an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy
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The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me
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an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy
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Sofka Zinovieff
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eng
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"A narrative account of the author's bohemian aristocrat grandparents' unconventional relationship with her grandfather's gay lover examines the period taboos, family secrets and cultural dynamics that shaped their shared lives,"--Novelist
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Title
The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me
Creator
Summary
A narrative account of the author's bohemian aristocrat grandparents' unconventional relationship with her grandfather's gay lover examines the period taboos, family secrets and cultural dynamics that shaped their shared lives
Subject
Genre
Tone
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Award
Library Journal Best Books 2015
Biography type
individual biography
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10408768
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 942.0820922
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B565
LC item number
Z56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy
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an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy
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Sofka Zinovieff
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Aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy
The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me : an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy, Sofka Zinovieff
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The mad boy, Lord Berners, my grandmother and me : an aristocratic family, a high-society scandal and an extraordinary legacy, Sofka Zinovieff
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"Originally published in Great Britain in 2014 by Jonathan Cape."
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
List of Illustrations -- A Fish-shaped Handbag -- Behind the Rocking Horse -- Russians, Radicals and Roman Catholics -- A Delightful Youth -- Et in Arcadia Ego -- Boys and Girls -- Fiends -- Follies and Fur-lined Wombs -- The Orphan on the Top Floor -- In the City of Dreaming Dons -- Gosh I think She's Swell -- The Pram in the Hall -- Put in a Van -- 'From Catamite to Catamite' -- The Nazi -- Robert's Folly -- Purple dye -- Blood Ties -- Dust and Ashes -- The Bell and the Blue Plaque -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
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ocn892794686
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780062338952
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014038499
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)892794686

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