Voltaire’s Brain Unearthed

Posted on by Jonathan Beckman

Nancy Mitford’s collected journalism does not deserve so misleading a title. She affected to believe, it is true, that the little jokes and teases of a prolonged childhood infuriated her readers the world over. But there is no need for us to swallow the myth. High-spirited, industrious and much-admired, Miss Mitford acquired under the tutelage […]

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