“‘Live and let live,’ that’s my motto.” In this book, Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, the Duchess of Alba, an icon spanning two centuries, the most loved and admired aristocrat in Spain, tells her story for the ﬁrst time, recounting her memories with sincerity, passion and a keen sense of humour to create an extraordinary autobiography.
From her childhood as an orphan to her current era of splendour, she leaves nothing out: her relationship with her father, her great loves, her personal tragedies, her work for the Casa de Alba, her role as a mother and her incredible social life.
These pages feature some of the most celebrated ﬁgures of the 20th Century.
More than 100,000 copies sold in Spain.
The long awaited memoir. The neverbefore told story of the Duchess in her own words.
These pages feature some of the most celebrated ﬁgures of the 20th Century, portraying a fabulous world of glamour and power.