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World-Famous Mistresses - MAINE, C. E.

Odham, 1970, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Base of spine slightly bumped, edges of DJ showing a little wear.

Through the centuries women have become the mistresses of men - for power, money, love. Sometimes against their will, sometimes as pawns in a greater game.The author presents seventeen enthralling, dramatic and moving chapters which dwell upon the strange world of mistresses such as Lady Castlemaine, Shakespeare's Dark Lady of the Sonnets, Jane Shore, Eliza Lynch and Charles Dickens's Ellen Ternan and many more. B&W illustrations throughout.

£Now with a new owner.