Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993. 1st US Edition. Octavo, publisher's white cloth over cream paper-covered boards, spine gilt, original photo-illustrated dust jacket.
Letters of the celebrated novelist (The Pursuit of Love, Love In a Cold Climate), renowned for her irreverent wit, to some of the distinguished figures of 20th-century English letters, including Evelyn Waugh, Cyril Connolly and Robert Byron, as well as to members of her famous family. Edited, with a preface and editor's note, by journalist Charlotte Mosley, wife of Mitford's nephew. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white photos, drawings and manuscript facsimiles. With a chronological table, family tree, biographical notes, and extensive index. Light shelfwear to lower edges of boards and textblock, unclipped dust jacket with lightest wear to lower edges. Very good. Item #27