Noblesse Oblige: An Enquiry Into the Identifiable Characteristics of the English Aristocracy

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Squashed between fat books of grammar I found [book: Noblesse Oblige], a set of essays on English colloquialisms and class in the twentieth century. The Hon. Mrs. Peter Rodd (aka Nancy Mitford)'s ... Read full review

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This novel is a collection of essays exploring the distinctions between the "U" (Upper Class) and The "non U". At times I found the "U"'s the be rather self deprecating and in on the joke of their ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction RUSSELL LYNES
21
Posh Lingo STRIX
123
What UFuture? CHRISTOPHER SYKES
139
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