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Ninety-nine glimpses of Princess Margaret / Craig Brown.

Brown, Craig, 1957- (author.).
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  • 12 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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2 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greentown PL - Greentown B MARGARET, PRINCESS (Text) 75342000087425 Biography Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BIOGRAPHY Margaret (Text) 36626103965117 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City B MARGARET, PRINCESS (Text) 76051000179187 Biography Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 921 MARGARET (Text) 39970001038594 AB Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon B MARGARET (Text) 34330513286261 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Checked out 11/27/2018
Linton PL - Linton B MAR (Text) 30149000853233 Biography Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 921 MAR (Text) 37323005406122 NONFIC Checked out 12/01/2018
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 941.085 BROW (Text) 39231033417565 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 921 MARGARET (Text) 39206021499494 New Materials Checked out 12/03/2018
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL B MARGARET BRO (Text) 30419101521128 New Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374906047
  • ISBN: 0374906041
  • Physical Description: 423 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in 2017 by 4th Estate, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, Great Britain, as Ma'am Darling: 99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
She made John Lennon blush and Marlon Brando tongue-tied. She iced out Princess Diana and humiliated Elizabeth Taylor. Andy Warhol photographed her. Jack Nicholson offered her cocaine. Gore Vidal revered her. Francis Bacon heckled her. Peter Sellers was madly in love with her. For Pablo Picasso, she was the object of sexual fantasy. Princess Margaret aroused passion and indignation in equal measures. To her friends, she was witty and regal. To her enemies, she was rude and demanding. In her 1950s heyday, she was seen as one of the most glamorous and desirable women in the world. By the time of her death in 2002, she had come to personify disappointment. One friend said he had never known an unhappier woman. The tale of Princess Margaret is Cinderella in reverse: hope dashed, happiness mislaid, life mishandled. Such an enigmatic and divisive figure demands a reckoning that is far from the usual fare. Combining interviews, parodies, dreams, parallel lives, diaries, announcements, lists, catalogues, and essays, Craig Brown's Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret is a kaleidoscopic experiment in biography and a witty meditation on fame and art, snobbery and deference, bohemia and high society.
Subject: Margaret, Princess, Countess of Snowdon, 1930-2002.
Princesses > Great Britain > Biography.
HISTORY > Europe > Great Britain.
Genre: Biographies.

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