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Dancing to the precipice : the life of Lucie de la Tour du Pin, eyewitness to an era / Caroline Moorehead.

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Fayette Co PL - Connersville 944.04092 MOO (Text) 39230031242447 Adult Books Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780061684418
  • ISBN: 0061684414
  • Physical Description: xiv, 480 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, [2009]

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General Note:
Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2009.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-461) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Shares the story of a turn-of-the-nineteenth-century social chronicler, from her early years among the French and British nobility to her first-hand witness to such events as the demise of the French monarchy and the Reign of Terror.
Subject: La Tour du Pin Gouvernet, Henriette Lucie Dillon, marquise de, 1770-1853.
Nobility > France > Biography.
France > Social life and customs > 1789-1815.
United States > Social life and customs > 1783-1865.

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