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The wilder shores of love.

Lesley Blanch

The wilder shores of love.

by Lesley Blanch

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896,
  • Ellenborough, Jane Elizabeth Digby Law, Countess of, 1807-1881,
  • Dubuc de Rivery, Aimée, 1776-1817,
  • Eberhardt, Isabelle, 1877-1904

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 327-332.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT3203 .B55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 332 p.
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6155083M
    LC Control Number54008642
    OCLC/WorldCa1561795

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Her lifelong passion was for Russia, the Balkans and the Middle East. At heart a nomad, she spent the greater part of her. But it is for her writing, especially The Wilder Shores of Love (), an impressionistic account of four glamorous female travellers, that she is best remembered.

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An instant classic, it has remained in. Most famous for The Wilder Shores of Love, her book about four women travellers, Lesley Blanch was a scholarly romantic and a bold lifelong passion was for Russia, the Balkans and the Middle East.

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Lesley Blanch MBE was born in London in The Wilder Shores of Love is a work of non-fiction by travel writer Lesley Blanch. It was first published in It is a colourful account of four women – Isabel Burton, Jane Digby, Aimée du Buc de Rivéry and Isabelle Eberhardt – who left Europe to live in the Middle.

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