From the Publisher
Glorious, simply gloriousDAILY TELEGRAPH
She converts the small and familiar dullness of life into laughterThe TIMES
I reread, for the nth time, E. M. Delafield's dry, caustic Diary of a Provincial Lady, and howled with laughterIndia Knight
I finished the book in one sitting, leaving the children unbathed, dogs unwalked, a husband unfed, and giving alternate cries of joy and recognition throughoutJully Cooper
"You will laugh out lout very often, and smile to yourself even more, for it is an extremely amusing book."
Herald Tribune New York
"At home I yell and I also yell afield for this elegant book by EM Delafield."
"It is unique and priceless and no substitutes will do."