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The Resource To marry an English Lord, by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace ; [illustrations by David Cain]

To marry an English Lord, by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace ; [illustrations by David Cain]

Label
To marry an English Lord
Title
To marry an English Lord
Statement of responsibility
by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace ; [illustrations by David Cain]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Read about a unique set of American women cutting a swath through stodgy 19th century British aristocracy. The book covers not just who they were but the lows and the triumphs of their inter-continental marriages. Also included are many fascinating details on how they dressed and what they had to go through
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacColl, Gail
Dewey number
  • 974.7/1041
  • 392.5/086/210942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.47
LC item number
.M16 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wallace, Carol
  • Cain, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Upper class
  • Nobility
  • Marriage
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • England
  • United States
Label
To marry an English Lord, by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace ; [illustrations by David Cain]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Tales of wealth and marriage, sex and snobbery"--Cover
  • Originally published: 1989
Bar code
31223131093222
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-370) and 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 buccaneers. Old New York ; Rule Britannia ; Pushy mamas ; The first marriages -- The fair invaders. A turn in the tide ; Audacity & innocence ; The siege of London ; The competition ; Poor peers ; The self-made girl's wedding -- American heiresses : what will you bid? He stoops to conquer ; The plutocrats' daughters ; The match of the century ; She is now a duchess ; The American aristocrat's wedding -- Married heiresses. Happily ever after ; American wives & English husbands ; The heir & the spare ; Châtelaine, or, Where the money went ; Survival of the fastest ; At long last, love -- The new heiresses. Vivat rex ; Entertaining Edward ; The last marriages ; Till death or the judge do us part : the American heiress divorce ; Epilogue -- An American heiress directory. Register of American heiresses ; Walking tour of the American heiresses' London
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 403 pages
Isbn
9780761171959
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)779399305
Label
To marry an English Lord, by Gail MacColl and Carol McD. Wallace ; [illustrations by David Cain]
Publication
Note
  • "Tales of wealth and marriage, sex and snobbery"--Cover
  • Originally published: 1989
Bar code
31223131093222
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-370) and 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 buccaneers. Old New York ; Rule Britannia ; Pushy mamas ; The first marriages -- The fair invaders. A turn in the tide ; Audacity & innocence ; The siege of London ; The competition ; Poor peers ; The self-made girl's wedding -- American heiresses : what will you bid? He stoops to conquer ; The plutocrats' daughters ; The match of the century ; She is now a duchess ; The American aristocrat's wedding -- Married heiresses. Happily ever after ; American wives & English husbands ; The heir & the spare ; Châtelaine, or, Where the money went ; Survival of the fastest ; At long last, love -- The new heiresses. Vivat rex ; Entertaining Edward ; The last marriages ; Till death or the judge do us part : the American heiress divorce ; Epilogue -- An American heiress directory. Register of American heiresses ; Walking tour of the American heiresses' London
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 403 pages
Isbn
9780761171959
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)779399305

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