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The Riviera set : glitz, glamour, and the hidden world of high society / Mary S. Lovell.

Lovell, Mary S., (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Temporary Location 944.94 LOV (Text) 840191002459362 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 944.94 LOV (Text) 36626103860730 New Adult Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 944.94 LOV (Text) 34330513153511 Adult - New Books Checked out 12/01/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 944.94 LOVELL (Text) 33946003258097 New Books . 2nd Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681775159
  • ISBN: 1681775158
  • Physical Description: viii, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-408) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: In the beginning ... Jessie Dermot -- Miss Maxine Elliott -- Hartsbourne -- Maxine's war -- Courtesans and Assignations -- Winston -- A new King -- Final fling -- The lights go out over Europe -- War on the Riviera -- Return of peace -- Prince Aly Khan -- Rita Hayworth -- "A marriage has been arranged" -- Wedding of the century -- Marital troubles -- Changes -- Causes and effects -- End of an era -- Epilogue -- Postscript.
Summary, etc.: The story of the group of people who lived, partied, bed-hopped and politicked at the Chateau de l'Horizon near Cannes, covering a span of forty years, from the time when Coco Chanel made southern French tans fashionable in the twenties to the death of the playboy Prince Aly Khan in 1960.
Subject: Elliott, Maxine, 1868-1940 > Friends and associates.
Khan, Aly Solomone > Friends and associates.
Chateau de l'Horizon > History.
Socialites > France > Riviera > History > 20th century.
Aristocracy (Social class) > France > Riviera > History > 20th century.
Celebrities > France > Riviera > History > 20th century.
Rich people > France > History.
France, Southern > 20th century > History.
Riviera (France) > 20th century > History.
Riviera (France) > Social life and customs > 20th century.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Rich & Famous.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Women.
TRAVEL > Europe > France.
Genre: Biographies.

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