Mitford

[mit-ferd]
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Contemporary Examples of mitford

  • In 1973, Mitford accepted a position at San Jose State University, detailing the experience in an essay in the Atlantic Monthly.

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    Queen of the Muckrakers

    Jessica Loudis

    December 29, 2010

  • Even the hysterics of the Mitford household have been more comprehensively covered by Nancy and Decca.

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    The Duchess Tells All

    Chloë Schama

    November 25, 2010

Historical Examples of mitford

  • Miss Mitford says that Haydon, above all, sympathised with her love for a large canvas.

    Our Village

    Mary Russell Mitford

  • It is difficult to bear, with any patience, her praises of Dr. Mitford.

    Our Village

    Mary Russell Mitford

  • Dr. Mitford would have certainly disapproved had he been still alive.

    Our Village

    Mary Russell Mitford

  • Miss Mitford says somewhere,—to no one better than to herself does this apply.

    Our Village

    Mary Russell Mitford

  • Mitford seemed to think any remark superfluous, for he only groaned.

    The Coxswain's Bride

    R.M. Ballantyne