Bess of Hardwick

Bess of Hardwick

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Chronicles the life of a sixteenth-century impoverished nobleman's daughter who rose to become one of England's most wealthy and powerful women, in an account that describes her four marriages, witness to four monarchies, and building of the great house at Chatsworth. By the author of The Sisters.
Publisher: New York : Norton, 2006
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780393062212
Characteristics: xx, 555 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm

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