From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles--just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading "e;To Marry An English Lord."e; Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period details--plus photographs, illustrations, quotes, and the finer points of Victorian and Edwardian etiquette--"e;To Marry An English Lord"e; is social history at its liveliest and most accessible.
To Marry an English Lord
Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated
Tales of Wealth and Marriage, Sex and Snobbery
Non Fiction /