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English Upper Classes, Pair

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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English Upper Classes, Pair
English Upper Classes, Pair
English Upper Classes, Pair
English Upper Classes, Pair
English Upper Classes, Pair

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Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1970s
Condition:
Very Good; wear to jacket edges/owner name
Materials:
hardcovers
Size:
8.1" L x 5.1" W x 1.5" H
Color/Finish:
n/a

Why We Love This

Noblesse Oblige edited by Nancy Mitford. New York: Harper Brothers, 1956. First US printing, and U Non-U Revisited edited by Richard Buckle. London: Debrett's Peerage, 1978. First printing. When Nancy Mitford first wrote about Professor Ross, a social scientist who studied what made British speech upper class, she unleashed a storm of controversy in the 1950s. Two decades later a second volume of opinions was put together by Debrett's to understand what had changed.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.