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The girl on the velvet swing : sex, murder, and madness at the dawn of the twentieth century / Simon Baatz.

Baatz, Simon, (author.).
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  • 14 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Butler PL - Butler 364.152 BAA (Text) 73174005034658 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 364.152 BAA (Text) 840191002495169 Auburn Plaza - Adult Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 364.152 BAA (Text) 36626103894143 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello 364.152 BAATZ (Text) 37743002267351 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 364.152 BAA (Text) 37323005336741 NONFIC Available -
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Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 364.1523 BAATZ (Text) 30403002314631 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 11/12/2018
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 364.1523 Baatz (Text) 31208912558972 non-fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton 364.152 Baa (Text) 30890000675304 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316396653
  • ISBN: 0316396656
  • Physical Description: 392 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-380) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
First encounter -- Rape -- Marriage -- Murder -- First trial -- Second trial -- Asylum -- Escape -- Final verdict -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
A chronicle of the events surrounding the 1906 murder trial of millionaire Harry Thaw details the victimization of teen actress Evelyn Nesbit and Thaw's vengeance-fueled, public murder of legendary architect Stanford White.
Subject: White, Stanford, 1853-1906.
Nesbit, Evelyn, 1884-1967.
Thaw, Harry Kendall, 1871-1947.
Murder > New York (State) > New York > Case studies.
Trials (Murder) > New York (State) > New York > Case studies.
Genre: True crime stories.

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