Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780761171959

To Marry an English Lord

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD.

3.52 avg rating
( 2,698 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
Image Not Available

From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles--just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period details--plus photographs, illustrations, quotes, and the finer points of Victorian and Edwardian etiquette-- To Marry An English Lord is social history at its liveliest and most accessible.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

AMERICAN HEIRESSES TAKE ON THE PEERAGE

In 1895, nine American girls, including a Vanderbilt (railroads), LaRoche (pharmaceuticals), Rogers (oil) and Whitney (New York trolleys), married peers of the British realmoXamong them, a duke, an earl, three barons and a knight. It was the peak year of a social phenomenon that began in the Gilded Age after the Civil War and handed down the legacy of Anglomania, Preppies, the Jet Set, even Winston Churchill and Princess Diana, offspring of such Anglo-American alliances. In all, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles. TO MARRY AN ENGLISH LORD is their story.

The book thato_s comme il faut

Tales of wealth and marriage, sex and snobbery, featuring:

Ñh Stuffy Old New York and Mrs. Astoro_s oß400or

Ñh Pushy Mamas, Wall Street Fathers & The Quest for Class

Ñh Edward, The Prince of Wales Who Loved Rich American Girls

Ñh The Marriage Contract, Keeping House in a Castle, Doing Your Wifely Duty: The Heir & the Spare

Ñh Complete with: the Parties, the Clothes, the Scandals, the Love Affairs, and 100-Year-Old Gossip Thato_s Still Scorching

About the Author:

Gail MacColl is a writer who lives in England. Carol McD. Wallace is the author of twenty books, including most recently the historical novel Leaving Van Gogh. She lives in New York City. 

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 9.63

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishers
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.63
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishing (2012)
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
PBShop.co.uk Ltd
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishing, 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # WB-9780761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Pub Co (2012)
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Pub Co, 2012. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KB-9780761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 11
Seller
Movie Mars
(Indian Trail, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishing Company. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0761171959 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. Bookseller Inventory # 15973486

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Item doesn't include CD/DVD. Bookseller Inventory # 3085207

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AMAZINGBOOKDEALS
(IRVING, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 0761171959BNA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishing, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishing, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles - just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period detail - plus photographs, illustrations, quotes, and the finer points of Victorian and Edwardian etiquette - To Marry An English Lord is social history at its liveliest and most accessible. Bookseller Inventory # AA99780761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishing, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishing, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles - just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period detail - plus photographs, illustrations, quotes, and the finer points of Victorian and Edwardian etiquette - To Marry An English Lord is social history at its liveliest and most accessible. Bookseller Inventory # AA99780761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97807611719591.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

MacColl, Gail; McD. Wallace, Carol; Wallace, Carol McD. Author
Published by Workman Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 0761171959 ISBN 13: 9780761171959
New Softcover Quantity Available: 3
Rating
[?]

Book Description Workman Publishing Company. Book Condition: New. 2012. Reprint. Paperback. . . . . . Over 350,000 customers served online!. Bookseller Inventory # V9780761171959

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book