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The Resource The lady in red : an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce, Hallie Rubenhold

The lady in red : an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce, Hallie Rubenhold

Label
The lady in red : an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce
Title
The lady in red
Title remainder
an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce
Statement of responsibility
Hallie Rubenhold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the high-society breakup of Lord and Lady Worsley, describing their scandalous sexual affairs, the Criminal Conversation trial through which Sir Richard Worsley attempted to sue his wife's lover, and the unexpected verdict that marked history's first celebrity divorce
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rubenhold, Hallie
Dewey number
  • 942.2/8073092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Worsley, Seymour Dorothy
  • Worsley, Seymour Dorothy
  • Worsley, Richard
  • Worsley, Seymour Dorothy
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Adultery
  • Divorce
  • Worsley, Richard
  • Bisset, Maurice George
  • Trials (Adultery)
Label
The lady in red : an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce, Hallie Rubenhold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain as Lady Worsley's Whim by Chatto & Windus, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-[292]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780312359942
Lccn
2009003785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2009003785
  • 496970
Label
The lady in red : an eighteenth-century tale of sex, scandal, and divorce, Hallie Rubenhold
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain as Lady Worsley's Whim by Chatto & Windus, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-[292]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780312359942
Lccn
2009003785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2009003785
  • 496970

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