London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1977).
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition Inscribed by Nigel Nicolson on the title-page. "Inscribed for Aunt Helen by Nigel Nicolson". 8vo. 228 pp. A fine copy of this winner of the 1977 Whitbread Prize for biography in brown cloth, gilt titles to the spine in a bright, fresh neatly price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper. With black and white photographs throughout. 'American-born Mary Curzon and her three daughters are considered to be part of the inspiration for the fictional characters Lady Grantham and her three daughters in the Downton Abbey television series'. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Item #32742 Price: US$55.00