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LANGHORNE SISTERS, THE

By: FOX, JAMES

Price: $11.00

Seller ID: 168003

ISBN: 1862070717

Condition: GOOD / VERY GOOD


Drawn from the private family archive, this book recounts a family's dramatic reinvention and transformation on both sides of the Atlantic. All of the Langhorne sisters are people one has to notice , wrote Eleanor Roosevelt from the White House in 1945. This effect and their great fame held sway first in the South, in Virginia, then the rest of America and England. High spirited, beautiful, clannish and adored, these five strikingly different women were mythologized in the plural long after their separate careers were a matter of history. Lizzie was the strict, puritan eldest sister, Irene was... View more info