Mrs. Astor's New York : money and social power in a gilded age

Homberger, Eric

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  • Creator Eric Homberger
  • Format Books
  • Publication New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2002] ©2002
  • Physical Details
    • xiv, 330 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
  • OCLC ocm49031932

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-320) and index.

Contents

  • Looking at aristocracy -- The art of social climbing -- Aristocratic neighborhoods -- Going to the ball -- Ward McAllister -- Being Mrs. Astor
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