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Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me: A Guide to Living with Impeccable Grace and Style
     

Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me: A Guide to Living with Impeccable Grace and Style

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by Lucia van der Post
 

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Lucia van der Post has dispensed advice on living stylishly for more than three decades, and her common sense, confidence, and wit have garnered her legions of fans worldwide. A bestseller in the United Kingdom, Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me offers—in van der Post's distinctively warm, aphoristic style—everything a woman needs to know

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Lucia van der Post has dispensed advice on living stylishly for more than three decades, and her common sense, confidence, and wit have garnered her legions of fans worldwide. A bestseller in the United Kingdom, Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me offers—in van der Post's distinctively warm, aphoristic style—everything a woman needs to know about living well, with elegance and glamour. Leaving no aspect of a woman's life unconsidered, sections include How to Work and Have a Life; Cheap Chic; Ten Easy Main Courses; How to Wear Black; and Love, Marriage, and Happiness.

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Los Angeles Times
“a dreamy book to read, cover to cover”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738212784
Publisher:
Da Capo Books
Publication date:
10/20/2008
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 5.16(h) x 1.28(d)

Meet the Author


Lucia van der Post, the founding editor of the Financial Times‘s How to Spend It magazine, writes a weekly style column for the Times of London. She lives in London.

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Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me: A Guide to Living with Impeccable Grace and Style 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
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