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Ebook É Those Wild Wyndhams ☆ [PDF / Epub] ★ Those Wild Wyndhams: Three Sisters at the Heart of Power ✈ Join or create book clubs – Eyltransferservices.co.uk The three dazzlingly beautiful wildly rich Wyndham sisters part of the four hundred families that made up Britains ruling class at the center of cultural and political life in Ur the Balfour Declaration; married to Hugo Lord Elcho; later the Countess of WemyssMadeline Adeane the uietest and happiest of the threeand Pamela spoiled beautiful of the three possesser of the true talent wife of the Foreign Secretary Edward Grey later Viscount Grey who took Britain into the First World War They lived in a world of luxurious excess a world of splendor at 44 Belgrave Suare and later at the evenvast Clouds the exuisite Wiltshire house on 4000 acres the house of the age designed in 1876 by the visionary architect Philip Webb; the model for Henry Jamess The Spoils of Poynton They were bred with the pride of the Plantagenets and raised with a An interesting history of the women behind the men A view of a social class th

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The three dazzlingly beautiful wildly rich Wyndham sisters part of the four hundred families that made up Britains ruling class at the center of cultural and political life in late VictorianEdwardian Britain Here are their complex idiosyncratic lives; their opulent privileged world; their romantic roiling ageThey were confidantes to British prime ministers poets writers and artists their lives entwined with the most celebrated and scandalous figures of the day from Oscar Wilde to Henry James They were the lovers of great men or men of great prominenceMary Wyndham wilder than her wild brothers; lover of Wilfrid Blunt confidante of Prime Minister Arthur Balfo Found this book rather a slog but plowed on until the end which I gather other

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Those Wild Wyndhams Three Sisters at the Heart of PowerFierce belief that their family was exceptional They avoided the norm at all costs and led the way to a blending of aristocracy and art Their group came to be called The Souls whose members from 1885 to the 1920s included the most distinguished politicians artists and thinkers of their time In Those Wild Wyndhams Claudia Renton gives us a dazzling portrait of one of Englands grandest noblest families Renton captures with nuance and depth their complex wrangling between head and heart and the tragedy at the center of all their lives as the privilege and bliss of the Victorian age gave way to the Edwardian era the Great War and the passing of an opulent worl I loved this book due to the detail It brought me right into the lives of thre