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The Resource The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home, Denise Kiernan

The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home, Denise Kiernan

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The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home
Title
The last castle
Title remainder
the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home
Statement of responsibility
Denise Kiernan
Title variation
last castle
Title variation remainder
the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nations largest home
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Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of the Gilded Age mansion Biltmore, tracing George Vanderbilt's construction of his European-style estate and the efforts of his bride, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, to become its protector in the face of changing fortunes and times
Summary
Documents the story of the Gilded Age mansion Biltmore, tracing George Vanderbilt's construction of his spectacular European-style estate with the help of two famed architects and the efforts of his bride, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, to become its mistress and protector in the face of changing fortunes and times
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10576592
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NcU/DLC
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Kiernan, Denise
Dewey number
975.6/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.)
  • Vanderbilt, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser
  • Vanderbilt, George Washington
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • HISTORY / United States
Target audience
adult
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the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home
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The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home, Denise Kiernan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-363) and index
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn981761550
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476794044
Lccn
2017015229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)981761550
Label
The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home, Denise Kiernan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-363) 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
Control code
ocn981761550
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476794044
Lccn
2017015229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)981761550

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