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The Resource The glitter and the gold, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

The glitter and the gold, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

Label
The glitter and the gold
Title
The glitter and the gold
Statement of responsibility
Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY. This is the fascinating story of the American heiress, Consuelo Vanderbilt, who married the ninth Duke of Marlborough for anything but love in 1895. A very human story told with candor and objectivity. It will keep your interest from the first page to the last. Everybody who was anybody can be seen in these pages. From artists and writers to statesmen of the world - view her world from the splendors of the courts of St. Petersburg and Vienna to the cold and desolate winter in France of 1940's. Here is a very candid and revealing personal story coupled with a unique insider's view of aristocracy's golden age
Biography type
autobiography
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The glitter and the gold, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The American duchess - in her own words"--Cover
  • Originally published: George Mann Books, 1973
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
30282901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781444730982
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 30282901
  • (Sirsi) 30282901
Label
The glitter and the gold, Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan
Publication
Note
  • "The American duchess - in her own words"--Cover
  • Originally published: George Mann Books, 1973
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
30282901
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781444730982
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 30282901
  • (Sirsi) 30282901

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