2010. First Edition. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-dulled dust-wrapper. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #351511
Physical description: 258 p. : ill., facsims., geneal. tables, ports. ; 21 cm. Summary: On the author as he researches the lives of three women, and the man, Ernest William Beckett, 2nd Baron Grimthorpe, with whom they were connected; Alice Keppel the mistress, Violet Trefusis (née Keppel) the illegitimate daughter, and Eve Fairfax, the fiancée who never married him. Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Subjects: Holroyd, Michael. Keppel, Alice 1869-1947. Fairfax, Evelyn Constance 1871-1978. Trefusis, Violet Keppel 1894-1972. Grimthorpe, Ernest William Beckett Baron 1856-1917. Villa Cimbrone (Ravello, Italy). Women Italy Ravello ; Biography. Biographers Great Britain ; Biography. Genre: History. Language: English.