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The Resource Privilege and scandal : the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana, Janet Gleeson

Privilege and scandal : the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana, Janet Gleeson

Label
Privilege and scandal : the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana
Title
Privilege and scandal
Title remainder
the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana
Statement of responsibility
Janet Gleeson
Title variation
  • Privilege & scandal
  • Remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gleeson, Janet
Dewey number
  • 942.07/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA522.B4
LC item number
G54 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bessborough, Henrietta Frances Spencer Ponsonby
  • Granville, Granville Leveson Gower
  • Gower family
  • Nobility
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Privilege and scandal : the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana, Janet Gleeson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006039186.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as: An aristocratic affair: the life of Georgiana's sister, Harriet Spencer, Countess of Bessborough. London : Bantam Press, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [395]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Birth and Bereavement 1783
  • 50
  • 4
  • Politics and Play 1784
  • 61
  • 5
  • Ungovernable Passions 1784-1786
  • 72
  • 6
  • Author's Note: Families and Titles
  • Sheridan 1787-1790
  • 93
  • 7
  • Root of All Evil 1791
  • 108
  • 8
  • A Test of Loyalty November 1791-1792
  • 127
  • 9
  • Unexpected Departures 1792-1793
  • xiii
  • 142
  • 10
  • Meeting 1794
  • 159
  • 11
  • Friendship 1794-1796
  • 169
  • 12
  • Start of the Affair 1797
  • 181
  • 1
  • 13
  • Extravagance and Ruin 1798-1799
  • 192
  • 14
  • Secret Child 1800
  • 205
  • 15
  • Peace and Love 1801-1802
  • 213
  • 16
  • Eligible Match 1761-1780
  • Paris 1802-1803
  • 225
  • 17
  • Intrigues 1803-1804
  • 238
  • 18
  • Separation 1804
  • 247
  • 19
  • Defamation and Disturbance 1805
  • 1
  • 261
  • 20
  • Heartbreak 1806
  • 278
  • 21
  • Rivals 1807-1808
  • 291
  • 22
  • Harryo 1808-1809
  • 299
  • 2
  • 23
  • New Perspectives 1810-1811
  • 308
  • 24
  • Love Is Made of Brittle Stuff 1812
  • 316
  • 25
  • Lady Blarney 1813-1815
  • 329
  • 26
  • Marriage and Motherhood 1780-1782
  • Turmoil 1815-1817
  • 344
  • 27
  • Last Journey 1821
  • 351
  • 28
  • Harriet's Legacy
  • 364
  • 29
Control code
ocm76828884
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 419 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307381972
Lccn
2006039186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
942.073092 B464 ; P ; XX-N ; C0707BT3-NO.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 76828884
  • (Sirsi) 76828884
  • (OCoLC)76828884
Label
Privilege and scandal : the remarkable life of Harriet Spencer, sister of Georgiana, Janet Gleeson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006039186.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as: An aristocratic affair: the life of Georgiana's sister, Harriet Spencer, Countess of Bessborough. London : Bantam Press, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [395]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Birth and Bereavement 1783
  • 50
  • 4
  • Politics and Play 1784
  • 61
  • 5
  • Ungovernable Passions 1784-1786
  • 72
  • 6
  • Author's Note: Families and Titles
  • Sheridan 1787-1790
  • 93
  • 7
  • Root of All Evil 1791
  • 108
  • 8
  • A Test of Loyalty November 1791-1792
  • 127
  • 9
  • Unexpected Departures 1792-1793
  • xiii
  • 142
  • 10
  • Meeting 1794
  • 159
  • 11
  • Friendship 1794-1796
  • 169
  • 12
  • Start of the Affair 1797
  • 181
  • 1
  • 13
  • Extravagance and Ruin 1798-1799
  • 192
  • 14
  • Secret Child 1800
  • 205
  • 15
  • Peace and Love 1801-1802
  • 213
  • 16
  • Eligible Match 1761-1780
  • Paris 1802-1803
  • 225
  • 17
  • Intrigues 1803-1804
  • 238
  • 18
  • Separation 1804
  • 247
  • 19
  • Defamation and Disturbance 1805
  • 1
  • 261
  • 20
  • Heartbreak 1806
  • 278
  • 21
  • Rivals 1807-1808
  • 291
  • 22
  • Harryo 1808-1809
  • 299
  • 2
  • 23
  • New Perspectives 1810-1811
  • 308
  • 24
  • Love Is Made of Brittle Stuff 1812
  • 316
  • 25
  • Lady Blarney 1813-1815
  • 329
  • 26
  • Marriage and Motherhood 1780-1782
  • Turmoil 1815-1817
  • 344
  • 27
  • Last Journey 1821
  • 351
  • 28
  • Harriet's Legacy
  • 364
  • 29
Control code
ocm76828884
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 419 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307381972
Lccn
2006039186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
942.073092 B464 ; P ; XX-N ; C0707BT3-NO.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 76828884
  • (Sirsi) 76828884
  • (OCoLC)76828884

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