mitford girls


Cover art for the Vintage UK editions of Nancy Mitford’s four works of biography. I haven’t quite made up my mind about them, but they are worlds better than the recent packages that Penguin UK slapped on her novels.

Madame de Pompadour has been available in the US from NYRB for years now. Voltaire in Love, The Sun King, and Frederick the Great will join it on their list next year.