The Last Castle

The Last Castle

The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home

Book - 2017 | First Touchstone hardcover edition
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Documents the story of the Gilded Age mansion Biltmore, tracing George Vanderbilt's construction of his European-style estate and the efforts of his bride, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, to become its protector in the face of changing fortunes and times.
Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2017
Edition: First Touchstone hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781476794044 (hardcover)
1476794049 (hardcover)
Branch Call Number: 975.688 KIE
Characteristics: vii, 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm


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Nov 15, 2017

If you like Vanity Fair articles then you will enjoy this book: gossipy, detailed lives of the rich and reasonably famous. You might even add Biltmore to the “might see if I am in the area” list.


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