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The Resource Mistress of the Elgin Marbles : a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin, Susan Nagel

Mistress of the Elgin Marbles : a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin, Susan Nagel

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Mistress of the Elgin Marbles : a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin
Title
Mistress of the Elgin Marbles
Title remainder
a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin
Statement of responsibility
Susan Nagel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the British aristocracy during the Romantic era as reflected by the life of Mary Nisbet, the Countess of Elgin, discusses her history-making work as the Ambassador Extraordinaire to the Ottoman Empire
Biography type
individual biography
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182581
Cataloging source
PZL
Dewey number
  • 941.07092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin
Label
Mistress of the Elgin Marbles : a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin, Susan Nagel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on end papers
  • "First Harper Perennial edition published 2005."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-284) 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
Contents
  • Favorable winds
  • Stronger vessel
  • Scuttled
  • Awash in antiquities
  • Acropolis: caution to the wind
  • Sailing, sailing
  • Calm before the storm
  • Shanghaied
  • In irons
  • Rudderless
  • Launches from a safe harbor
  • At sea
  • Drowning in debt
  • Breakwater
  • Shipwrecked
  • Rescued
  • A beacon
  • Starboard home
  • New horizons
  • Newlyweds set sail
  • A battle of beauties
  • Letters; a lifeline
  • Constantinople: "ambassadress poll" makes waves
  • Motherhood: Mary's north star
  • Captain of her ship
Control code
14933536
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 294 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060545543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060545550
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61748095
Label
Mistress of the Elgin Marbles : a biography of Mary Nisbet, Countess of Elgin, Susan Nagel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on end papers
  • "First Harper Perennial edition published 2005."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-284) 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
Contents
  • Favorable winds
  • Stronger vessel
  • Scuttled
  • Awash in antiquities
  • Acropolis: caution to the wind
  • Sailing, sailing
  • Calm before the storm
  • Shanghaied
  • In irons
  • Rudderless
  • Launches from a safe harbor
  • At sea
  • Drowning in debt
  • Breakwater
  • Shipwrecked
  • Rescued
  • A beacon
  • Starboard home
  • New horizons
  • Newlyweds set sail
  • A battle of beauties
  • Letters; a lifeline
  • Constantinople: "ambassadress poll" makes waves
  • Motherhood: Mary's north star
  • Captain of her ship
Control code
14933536
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 294 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060545543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060545550
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61748095

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