Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav

Kinta Beevor

 
K B

About the Author

Kinta Beevor was born in 1911 in Northbourne, England, and died in 1995. Born Carinthia Waterfield, she was the daughter of Aubrey Waterfield, a painter, and Lina Waterfield (granddaughter of Lucie Duff Gordon, who wrote the Victorian best-seller Letters from Egypt in 1865). From the age of five and until she was sent to boarding school in England, Kinta was raised in the Fortezza della Brunella in northern Tuscany, an inhospitable castle on a rock with views of the Carraras. In 1993, at the age of 82, she published A Tuscan Childhood, the story of her youth in Italy.

Sign me up for news about Kinta Beevor and more from Penguin Random House

Books by Kinta Beevor

More Series From Kinta Beevor

Vintage Departures

Be the first to know!
We’ll send you the latest updates from Kinta Beevor
We’ll send you the latest updates from Kinta Beevor
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Dismiss
Thanks!
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top