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

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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

NOBLESSE OBLIGE: An Enquiry Into The Identifiable Characteristics Of The English Aristocracy (oxford Language Classics)

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A transatlantic import consists of six pieces, along with an introduction by Russell Lynes, and primarily Nancy Mitford's article The English A which had an aroused and/or amused response, led to more ... Read full review

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