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The Resource The Astor orphan : a memoir, Alexandra Aldrich

The Astor orphan : a memoir, Alexandra Aldrich

Label
The Astor orphan : a memoir
Title
The Astor orphan
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Aldrich
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aldrich, a direct descendant of John Jacob Astor, tells the story of her eccentric, fractured family; her 1980s childhood of bohemian neglect in the squalid attic of Rokeby, the family's Hudson Valley Mansion; and her brave escape from the clan
Summary
A descendant of a great American plutocratic dynasty who grew up in the servants' quarters of Rokeby, the Astor family's beautiful mansion, reveals how she was able to impose order on her anarchic world
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165212
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 974.7/33044/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F127.H8
LC item number
A43 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Astor orphan : a memoir, Alexandra Aldrich
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5626989
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
xiii, 264 pages (larger print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062223395
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795757193
  • (OCoLC)795757193
Label
The Astor orphan : a memoir, Alexandra Aldrich
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5626989
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
xiii, 264 pages (larger print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062223395
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795757193
  • (OCoLC)795757193

Library Locations

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      2025 Baxter Street, Athens, GA, 30606-6331, US
      33.9454 -83.408997
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