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Georgiana : Duchess of Devonshire

Author: Amanda Foreman
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire was one of the most flamboyant women of the eighteenth century. Foreman's biography of the great-great-great aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales presents a picture of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire; Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Foreman
ISBN: 0002556685 9780002556682
OCLC Number: 703155562
Awards: Winner of Whitbread Book Awards: Biography Category 1998
Winner of Whitbread Prize (Biography) 1998
Description: xvi, 463 pages, 25 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Duchess
Responsibility: Amanda Foreman.

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