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The Dollar Princesses

£35.00

Product description

Sub-titled The American invasion of the European aristocracy 1840-1914. This book looks at a number of American women who married into European aristocracy before WW1 and their influence on society. It includes black and white photographs.
This copy is a sample donated by the publisher.
The unclipped dustjacket is a little worn and has the residue of the publisher's sticker on the spine. The hardback cover has light marking and bumping at the bottom. The binding is sound. The title page has the publisher's code and stamp. The stamp is on some other pages and the edge of the pages. Otherwise the pages are clean and unmarked.
Published 1980, possibly first edition.

Item details

Added value:
dustjacket, probably FE
Author(s):
Ruth Brandon
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14.5 x 22.3 x 2.4 cm
Edition:
1980
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297777432
ISBN-13:
9780297777434
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Title:
The Dollar Princesses

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About this item

Sub-titled The American invasion of the European aristocracy 1840-1914. This book looks at a number of American women who married into European aristocracy before WW1 and their influence on society. It includes black and white photographs.
This copy is a sample donated by the publisher.
The unclipped dustjacket is a little worn and has the residue of the publisher's sticker on the spine. The hardback cover has light marking and bumping at the bottom. The binding is sound. The title page has the publisher's code and stamp. The stamp is on some other pages and the edge of the pages. Otherwise the pages are clean and unmarked.
Published 1980, possibly first edition.

Added value:
dustjacket, probably FE
Author(s):
Ruth Brandon
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14.5 x 22.3 x 2.4 cm
Edition:
1980
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297777432
ISBN-13:
9780297777434
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Title:
The Dollar Princesses

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