Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1978.
A Fine first Printing of the First Edition housed in a Fine dust-jacket.
Lucinda Baker's memoirs of the first Baroness are a fascinating glimpse into the life of a high-society woman in the early 1800s. Lucinda describes her life from birth until the death of her husband, a politician and statesman. She provides a detailed account of life at the height of the Napoleonic Wars, as well as her interactions with famous figures such as Nelson Mandela and Queen Victoria. Lucinda's memoirs are a fascinating read, providing a unique perspective on early Victorian society.; 8vo; 317 pages.