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Wicked or foolish ancestor?

Advantages: Interesting portrayal of a woman at the heart of inter-war society
Disadvantages: The subject was evidently rather tiresome, though that is no criticism of the book

Life in London just after the Great War must have been jolly, even frightfully good fun, what – for the right (or the wrong?) people. The early 1920s were the years of the bright young things, the men who had been lucky enough to return from the fighting ...

JOHNV 05.10.2009 · Read full review
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