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The Resource The glitter and the gold : the American duchess-in her own words, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

The glitter and the gold : the American duchess-in her own words, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

Label
The glitter and the gold : the American duchess-in her own words
Title
The glitter and the gold
Title remainder
the American duchess-in her own words
Statement of responsibility
Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life story of the American heiress and Duchess of Marlborough, whose experiences inspired the character of Downtown Abby's Lady Grantham, describes her arranged marriage, her observations of the intricate hierarchy of her home in Blenheim Palace, and her encounters with famous historical figures
Summary
The life story of the American heiress and Duchess of Marlborough, whose experiences inspired the character of Downtown Abby's Lady Grantham, describes her arranged marriage, her observations of the intricate hierarchy of her home in Blenheim Palace, and her encounters with famous historical figures
Biography type
individual biography
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236943
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
The glitter and the gold : the American duchess-in her own words, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain by George Mann Books"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of my youth -- A debutante of the '90s -- A marriage of convenience -- Mistress of Blenheim Palace -- Red carpet and protocol -- The queen is dead, long live the king! -- Deed of separation -- A new life unfolds -- A marriage of love -- Lou Sueil: friends and neighbours -- Saint Georges-Motel: peaceful summers -- A corner of France, 1940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250017192
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2012028275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021454163
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778422534
  • (OCoLC)778422534
Label
The glitter and the gold : the American duchess-in her own words, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain by George Mann Books"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of my youth -- A debutante of the '90s -- A marriage of convenience -- Mistress of Blenheim Palace -- Red carpet and protocol -- The queen is dead, long live the king! -- Deed of separation -- A new life unfolds -- A marriage of love -- Lou Sueil: friends and neighbours -- Saint Georges-Motel: peaceful summers -- A corner of France, 1940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250017192
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2012028275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021454163
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778422534
  • (OCoLC)778422534

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