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The American heiress : a novel / Daisy Goodwin.

Goodwin, Daisy (Author). Goodwin, Daisy. My last duchess. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch FIC GOO (Text) 34207002087154 Adult Fiction Available -
Poseyville Carnegie PL - Poseyville PBK F Good (Text) 70651000024987 Paperback (Fiction) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250068347
  • Physical Description: 464 pages ; 17 cm
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published as : My last duchess. London : Headline Review, 2010.
Summary, etc.: "Be careful what you wish for. Traveling abroad with her mother at the turn of the twentieth century to seek a titled husband, beautiful, vivacious Cora Cash, whose family mansion in Newport dwarfs the Vanderbilts', suddenly finds herself Duchess of Wareham, married to Ivo, the most eligible bachelor in England. Nothing is quite as it seems, however: Ivo is withdrawn and secretive, and the English social scene is full of traps and betrayals. Money, Cora soon learns, cannot buy everything, as she must decide what is truly worth the price in her life and her marriage.
Presents the story of vivacious Cora Cash, whose early twentieth-century marriage to England's most eligible duke is overshadowed by his secretive nature and the traps and betrayals of London's social scene.
Subject: Americans > England > Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) > England > Fiction.
England > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.

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