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Big Alma: San Francisco's Alma Spreckels

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"One of San Francisco's most vivid characters. Born with an unshakeable belief that she was destined for greatness, Alma de Bretteville Spreckels (1881-1968) rose from poverty to become one of San Francisco's most powerful women. Alma's humble beginnings and scandalous lifestyle would alienate her from the cream of San Francisco society: she became an artists' model, befriended European royalty, married sugar magnate Adolph Spreckels, lived in the grandest mansion in San Francisco, and at age fifty-seven chartered a plane ...

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Big Alma: San Francisco's Alma Spreckels
2015, Heyday Books

ISBN-13: 9781597143240

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Big Alma: San Francisco's Alma Spreckels
2013, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco

ISBN-13: 9781597143295

Hardcover

Big Alma: San Francisco's Alma Spreckels
1995, Scottwall Associates

ISBN-13: 9780942087116

Unabridged

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Big Alma: San Francisco's Alma Spreckels
1990, Scottwall Associates

ISBN-13: 9780942087055

Unabridged

Hardcover

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