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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.).

Available copies

  • 11 of 36 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

23 current holds with 36 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 975.688 KIE LAS (Text) 34207002105931 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 12/13/2017
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 975.6 KEI (Text) 36803001036693 NONFIC Checked out 12/01/2017
Brazil PL - Brazil 975.6 K (Text) 38160000648350 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Checked out 12/13/2017
Eckhart PL - Temporary Location 975 KIE (Text) 840191002463706 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 12/02/2017
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 975.6 KIE (Text) 33187004297897 Nonfiction Checked out 11/30/2017
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 975.6 KIERNAN (Text) 32826014110811 New Books On holds shelf -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 975.688 KIE (Text) 36626103875142 New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 11/27/2017
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 975.688 KIER (Text) 39213000823934 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 975.6.c Kiernan, Denise (Text) 78294000262987 New Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 11/28/2017
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 975.6.c Kiernan, Denise (Text) 78294000267514 New Adult Non-Fiction In process -
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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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