At nineteen, Sebastian is a duke and heir to a vast country estate. A deep sense of tradition binds him to his inheritance, though he loathes the social circus he is a part of. Deception, infidelity and greed hide beneath the glittering surface of good manners. Among the guests at a lavish party are two people who will change Sebastian's life: Lady Roehampton, who will initiate him in the art of love; and Leonard Anquetil, a polar explorer who will lead Sebastian and his free-spirited sister Viola to question their destiny. A portrait of fashionable society at the height of the era, THE EDWARDIANS revealed all that was glamorous about the period - and all that was to lead to its downfall. First published in 1930, it was Vita Sackville-West's most successful book.
|Antall sider||304||Dimensjoner||12,6cm x 19,7cm x 1,9cm|
|Vekt||220 gram||Leverandør||Bertram Trading Ltd|
|Andre medvirkende||Juliet Nicolson||Emner og form||Classic fiction (pre c 1945), Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|