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The Resource Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, Amanda Foreman

Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, Amanda Foreman

Label
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire
Title
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Foreman
Title variation
Duchess
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of eighteenth-century British aristocrat Lady Georgiana Spencer
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
  • Whitbread Book Award for Biography, 1998.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155294
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foreman, Amanda
Dewey number
  • 941.07/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cavendish, Georgiana Spencer
  • Devonshire, William Cavendish
  • Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish
  • Cavendish, Georgiana Spencer
  • Devonshire, William Cavendish
  • Women politicians
  • Nobility
  • Manners and customs
  • Marriage
  • Nobility
  • Politics and government
  • Women politicians
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, Amanda Foreman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-432) 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
pt. 1. Debutante. Debutante: 1757-1774 -- Fashion's favourite: 1774-1776 -- The vortex of dissipation: 1776-1778 -- A popular patriot: 1778-1781 -- Introduction to politics: 1780-1782 -- pt. 2. Politics. The newcomer: 1782-1783 -- An unstable coalition: 1783 -- A birth and a death: 1783-1784 -- The Westminster election: 1784 -- Opposition: 1784-1786 -- Queen Bess: 1787 -- Ménage à trois: 1788 -- The regency crisis: 1788-1789 -- pt. 3. Exile. The approaching storm: 1789-1790 -- Exposure: 1790-1791 -- Exile: 1791-1793 -- Return: 1794-1796 -- Interlude: 1796 -- Isolation: 1796-1799 -- pt. 4. Georgiana redux. Georgiana redux: 1800-1801 -- Peace: 1801-1802 -- Power struggles: 1802-1803 -- The doyenne of the Whig party: 1803-1804 -- "The ministry of all the talents": 1804-1806
Control code
1415037
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xx, 456 pages
Isbn
9780375753831
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00064579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375753831
  • (OCoLC)44885349
Label
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, Amanda Foreman
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-432) 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
pt. 1. Debutante. Debutante: 1757-1774 -- Fashion's favourite: 1774-1776 -- The vortex of dissipation: 1776-1778 -- A popular patriot: 1778-1781 -- Introduction to politics: 1780-1782 -- pt. 2. Politics. The newcomer: 1782-1783 -- An unstable coalition: 1783 -- A birth and a death: 1783-1784 -- The Westminster election: 1784 -- Opposition: 1784-1786 -- Queen Bess: 1787 -- Ménage à trois: 1788 -- The regency crisis: 1788-1789 -- pt. 3. Exile. The approaching storm: 1789-1790 -- Exposure: 1790-1791 -- Exile: 1791-1793 -- Return: 1794-1796 -- Interlude: 1796 -- Isolation: 1796-1799 -- pt. 4. Georgiana redux. Georgiana redux: 1800-1801 -- Peace: 1801-1802 -- Power struggles: 1802-1803 -- The doyenne of the Whig party: 1803-1804 -- "The ministry of all the talents": 1804-1806
Control code
1415037
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xx, 456 pages
Isbn
9780375753831
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00064579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375753831
  • (OCoLC)44885349
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