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Nancy Astor, the lady from Virginia

Derek Marlowe

Nancy Astor, the lady from Virginia

a novel

by Derek Marlowe

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess, 1879-1964 -- Fiction.,
    • Women legislators -- Great Britain -- Fiction.,
    • Americans -- Great Britain -- Fiction.,
    • Nobility -- Great Britain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Derek Marlowe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6063.A655 N3 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 246 p. ;
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2909388M
      ISBN 100297778668
      LC Control Number84139731
      OCLC/WorldCa10016823

      To buy this book, click Add to Cart: you can cancel by removing the book from your cart later. Marlowe,Derek - NANCY ASTOR The Lady from Virginia [A] £ Nancy Astor: The Lady from Virginia. London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. To Parliament: A Rhetorical History of Nancy Astor's Campaign. Palgrave Macmillan. pp. Christopher Sykes. Nancy: The Life of Lady Astor. William Collins. Correspondence between the playwright and politician. J. P. Wearing (editor). Bernard Shaw and Nancy.

      LONDON, May 2—The Dowager Viscountess Astor, the first woman to sit in the House of Commons, died early today. Lady Astor, the former Nancy Langhorne of Virginia, would have been 85 years old on. Nancy Astor: The Lady from Virginia by Derek Marlowe. Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Used; Good. **Simply Brit** Shipped with Premium postal service within 24 hours from the UK with impressive delivery time. We have dispatched from our book depository; items of good condition to over ten million satisfied customers worldwide. We are committed to providing you with reliable and efficient service.

        Nancy Astor was, in fact, American, and something of a “dynamo,” as Adrian Fort puts it in Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor (St. Martins), an entertaining biography of the Virginia belle who. Langhorne's daughter, Nancy, Lady Astor. In , while the Civil War was still in progress, Langhorne married sixteen-year-old Nancy Witcher "Nanaire" Keene (–). Together, they had a total of eleven children; eight of whom survived childhood (three children, John, Mary, and Chiswell Jr., were born and died in infancy between and Children: 11, including Nancy.


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