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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Mosley, Charlotte, ed.
IN TEARING HASTE: Letters Between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor
NY: New York Review of Books, 2010

First printing. Octavo. xxiii, 390 pp; 16 pp of b/w photographs; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with no wear. A close friendship developed between Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire, and the writer and war hero Patrick Leigh Fermor in 1956 when she invited him to visit Lismore Castle, the Devonshire's house in Ireland. This book follows their correspondence from 1954 to 2007.
Inventory number #012611