Portrait of a Marriage Author : Nigel Nicolson Publisher : Atheneum Books for Young Readers Total Pages : 284 Release : 1973 ISBN 10 : MINN:319510024153616 ISBN 13 : Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Portrait of a Marriage Book Description: Vita Sackville-West, novelist, poet, and biographer, is best known as the friend of Virginia Woolf, who transformed her into an androgynous time-traveler in Orlando. The story of Sackville-West's marriage to Harold Nicolson is one of intrigue and bewilderment. Their son, this book's author, combines his mother's memoir with his own explanations and what he learned from their many letters. Even during her various love affairs with women, Vita maintained a loving marriage with Harold. This book presents an often misunderstood but always fascinating couple.