The Pursuit Of Love by Nancy Mitford

The Pursuit of Love is a semi-autobiographical novel that follows the romantic escapades of the eccentric and aristocratic Radlett family, primarily through the eyes of cousin Fanny. The story centers on Linda, the most beautiful and free-spirited of the Radlett daughters, who embarks on a journey of self-discovery through her various relationships and marriages. The novel explores themes of love, marriage, and the societal expectations of women during the interwar period in England.

The 1258th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 306

Since this book was first published in 1945, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 306.0.

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