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The Husband Hunters: Social Climbing in London and New York

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Towards the end of the nineteenth century and for the first few years of the twentieth, a strange invasion took place in Britain. The citadel of power, privilege and breeding in which the titled, land-owning governing class had barricaded itself for so long was breached. The incomers were a group of young women who, fifty years earlier, would have been looked on as the alien denizens of another world - the New World, to be precise. From 1874 - the year that Jennie Jerome, the first known 'Dollar Princess', married Randolph ...

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The Husband Hunters: Social Climbing in London and New York
2018, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9781474601450

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The Husband Hunters: Social Climbing in London and New York
2017, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9781474601443

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The Husband Hunters: Social Climbing in London and New York
2017, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

ISBN-13: 9781474601436

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