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

Kiernan, Denise, (author.).

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  • 28 of 43 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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6 current holds with 43 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 975.688 KIE LAS (Text) 34207002105931 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 03/05/2018
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 975.6 KEI (Text) 36803001036693 NONFIC Available -
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Brownstown PL - Brownstown 975.6 K47 (Text) 79361000106094 Adult Nonfiction - History Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF CIRC 975.688 KIE (Text) 33118000179991 Reference: Circulating Genealogy and Reference Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 975 KIE (Text) 840191002463706 Auburn Plaza - Adult Nonfiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL 975.6 KIE (Text) 38217000587382 Nonfiction BPL Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 975.6 KIE (Text) 33187004297897 Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 975.6 KIERNAN (Text) 32826014110811 New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 975.688 KIE (Text) 36626103875142 New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 02/26/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476794044
  • ISBN: 1476794049
  • Physical Description: vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Touchstone hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Touchstone, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-363) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A winter's tale -- A lady of the long man rising -- Rhapsody in mauve -- Collaborations and consecrations -- A crossing of some consequence -- New mistress -- Forest for the trees -- Births of the century -- Trials and toymakers -- The more things change -- High and dry -- Final crossings -- Washed away -- Homespun and a great war -- Freedoms and flappers -- Glimpse of a castle -- You might go home again -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) > History.
Vanderbilt, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, 1873-1958.
Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914.
Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) > History.
Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) > History.
Vanderbilt, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, 1873-1958.
Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
HISTORY / United States.
Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C) > History.
Genre: Biographies.

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