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The Life and Secrets of Almina Carnarvon: 5th Countess of Carnarvon of Tutankhamun Fame

by Cross, William

Condition: Good


United Kingdom: William P.Cross. Paperback. 1905914083 Signed and generically inscribed by author upon first blank leaf. 330 pages. End notes. Several black and white reproductions of photos. "Reveals a riches-to-rags story over nine decades of the barely 5 feet high, Pocket Venus who plunged into an artificial marriage with a boorish, craggy faced Earl, ten years her senior, a virtual invalid who failed her as a companion and a lover. She reinvented herself several times, married twice, swindled her son and ended her days in an ordinary Bristol home, perishing at 93 in a horrendous 'accident' in 1969." - back cover. Average wear. A sound copy. . Good. 2011. Updated Edition.


  • Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 326H3630
  • Title: The Life and Secrets of Almina Carnarvon: 5th Countess of Carnarvon of Tutankhamun Fame
  • Author: Cross, William
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Updated Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10:1905914083
  • ISBN 13:9781905914081
  • Publisher: William P.Cross
  • Place: United Kingdom
  • Date published: 2011
  • Keywords: The Life and Secrets of Almina Carnarvon, 5th Countess of Carnarvon of Tutankhamun Fame , George Edward Stanhope Molyneux Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon
  • Bookseller catalogs: Biography;
  • Subjects: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People of Color;


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