Ettie: The Intimate Life and Dauntless Spirit of Lady Desborough

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Beautiful heiress, accomplished flirt, aristocratic hostess, tragic mother, and Edwardian icon, Ettie Desborough is a fascinating but forgotten figure. She has been celebrated in countless memoirs but this is the first biography of her, based on private family archives and letters. Ettie Fane was born in 1867 and orphaned at three. At20 she married Willie Grenfell, later Lord Desborough, a genial sportsman. Beautiful, rich, charming, and clever, she soon became the center of the group known as "the Souls" and a leading ...

Ettie: The Intimate Life and Dauntless Spirit of Lady Desborough 2009, Orion Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780753825952

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Ettie: The Intimate Life and Dauntless Spirit of Lady Desborough 2008, George Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780297851745

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