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The Mad Boy, Lord Berners, My Grandmother And Me Hardcover – 16 Oct 2014

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  • Hardcover: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Jonathan Cape; 1st Edition edition (16 Oct. 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0224096591
  • ISBN-13: 978-0224096591
  • Product Dimensions: 18.5 x 3 x 24 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 71 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 281,138 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"As classy and consuming a memoir as you’re likely to read all autumn." (Caroline Sanderson Bookseller)

"Prepare to be seduced by outlandish delights and strange creatures." (Sebastian Shakespeare Tatler)

"Sumptuous." (Daisy Goodwin Sunday Times)

"A vivid sketch of the extraordinarily glamourous society of Faringdon in its heyday, especially during the 30s." (Dinah Birch Guardian)

"Zinovieff is an entertaining and amiable companion on this, at times, uncomfortable romp through her family saga." (Sara Wheeler The Times)

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The extraordinary story of wildly eccentric people and the house they lived in.

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