The Mistress of Nothing

The Mistress of Nothing

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Lady Duff Gordon is the toast of Victorian London. But when her debilitating tuberculosis means exile, she and her devoted lady's maid, Sally, set sail for Egypt. It is Sally who describes, with a mixture of wonder and trepidation, the odd ménage marshalled by the resourceful Omar, which travels down the Nile to a new life in Luxor. As Lady Duff Gordon undoes her stays and takes to native dress, throwing herself into weekly salons; language lessons; excursions to… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Serpent's Tail (July 09, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 406 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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