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Book of the Week:Decca: the Letters of Jessica Mitford

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1/5. Running Off with Romilly. Jessica Mitford , known as Decca, eloped at 18 to the Spanish Civil War. moved to America where she joined the Communist Party and became a radical journalist for whom the term "muckraking" was invented. Her letters, edited by Peter Y Sussman , give intimate insights into her extraordinary life and are read this week by Rosamund Pike and Tom Chadbon. Producer Chris Wallis Repeated at 12.30am RT DIRECT: Decca: the Letters of Jessica Mitford , edited by Peter Y Sussman. is available in hardback for only E22.50 (RRP £25.00) including p&p. To order send a cheque, payable to RT Direct Book Offers, to: [address removed]. Or call [number removed] (land-line calls cost no more than 8p per minute) quoting RT, or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com. UK delivery only

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Unknown: . Jessica Mitford
Edited By: Peter Y Sussman
Unknown: Rosamund Pike
Unknown: Tom Chadbon.
Producer: Chris Wallis
Unknown: Jessica Mitford
Edited By: Peter Y Sussman.

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Book of the Week:Decca: the Letters of Jessica Mitford

BBC Radio 4 FM, 20 November 2006 9.45






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