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Creator:
La Tour du Pin Gouvernet, Henriette Lucie Dillon, marquise de, 1770-1853.
Title(s):

Memoirs : laughing and dancing our way to the precipice / Madame de La Tour du Pin ; translated from the French by Felice Harcourt.

Additional Title(s):

Journal d'une femme de cinquante ans. English

Published/Created:
London : Harvill Press, 1999, c1969.
Physical Description:
468 p. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
MSS 17 Moss no. 136
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Roger W. Moss
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Copyright Status:
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Related Content:
View finding aid for the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Reprint. Originally published: Memoirs of Madame de la Tour du Pin. 1969.
"Cover illustration of Madame de La Tour du Pin by Richard Shirley Smith; series design by Libanus Press. Harvill Press logo by Shirley Smith [Bain no. 264] on title page."--Moss.
Moss, R.W. Richard Shirley Smith, 136
Bain, I. Wood engravings of Richard Shirley Smith, 264
Includes bibliographic references and index.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original illustrated wrappers.
BAC: From the Roger W. Moss Collection of manuscript, original art and printed material by and about Richard Shirley Smith.
Subject Terms:
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Personal narratives.
France -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
France -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Harvill Press -- Publisher.
La Tour du Pin Gouvernet, Henriette Lucie Dillon, marquise de, 1770-1853 -- Diaries.
Nobility -- France -- Diaries.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865.
Contributors:
Shirley Smith, Richard, ill.
Harcourt, Felice.
Moss, Roger W., 1940- former owner.
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