Black Diamonds: The Rise and Fall of a Great English Dynasty - Catherine BaileyLondon: Viking, 2007, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and the top corners of the boards with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper which is a little spotted on the verso. Text complete, clean and tight.
2nd impression. Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Genealogical Tables; From the cover: “In the twentieth century the 6th Earl Fitzwilliam was one of Britain’s richest aristocrats. During his lifetime his wealth increased a thousand times over; when he died his family spent £45,000 equipping his servants in mourning livery for his funeral.
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: [XXIII] 518
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