My Lady Scandalous: The Amazing Life and Outrageous Times of Grace Dalrymple Elliott, Royal Courtesan
Publish date: 2005-08-23
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
I was forced (forced I tell you) to buy the hardcover version of this (used books, I can not resist your prices), as there's no ebook version out there. (That's actually the truth for once and not some excuse I've pulled out of a hat to explain why I'm adding yet another book to my already-filled sh...
Well-documented, but the book is too busy with arch asides and page long digressions to get to the real historical background. This would be a good book for someone curious about the time period but not all that knowledgable--for anyone who's familiar with the eighteenth century already, its not tha...