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Tiffany girl [electronic resource] : A Novel. Deeanne Gist.

Gist, Deeanne. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781451692471 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: From the bestselling author of It Happened at the Fair and Fair Play comes a compelling historical novel about a progressive "New Woman"—the girl behind Tiffany's chapel—and the love that threatens it all.As preparations for the 1893 World's Fair set Chicago and the nation on fire, Louis Tiffany—heir to the exclusive Fifth Avenue jewelry empire—seizes the opportunity to unveil his state-of-the-art, stained glass, mosaic chapel, the likes of which the world has never seen. But when Louis's dream is threatened by a glassworkers' strike months before the Fair opens, he turns to an unforeseen source for help: the female students at the Art Students League of New York. Eager for adventure, the young women pick up their skirts, move to boarding houses, take up steel cutters, and assume new identities as the "Tiffany Girls." Tiffany Girl is the heartwarming story of the impetuous Flossie Jayne, a beautiful, budding artist...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Howard Books, 2015. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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