Format

Book

Author

Mazzeo, Tilar J, author.

Title

Eliza Hamilton : the extraordinary life and times of the wife of Alexander Hamilton / Tilar J. Mazzeo.

Edition

First Gallery Books hardcover edition.

Description

340 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm

Summary

A comprehensive biography of Eliza Hamilton, wife of founding father Alexander Hamilton, chronicles her early years in New York, her married life with Alexander and his tragic death, and her later years as a generous philanthropist.

Subjects
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Schuyler, 1757-1854.
  • Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 -- Family.
  • Wives -- United States -- Biography.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • LJ 11/01/2018
  • PW 07/16/2018
  • Kirkus 07/15/2018
Contents

Home on the Hudson 1751-1765 -- Fine frontier ladies, 1765-1774 -- First romances, 1775-1777 -- Angelica, 1777 -- Hamilton, 1778-1780 -- Eliza, 1780 -- All girls together; and Peggy, 1780-81 -- Peggy, 1781-84 -- New York, 1785-88 -- Family indiscretions, 1789 -- Speculation, 1790-91 -- The affair, 1791-92 -- Reprieve, 1793-95 -- The scandal, 1796-1797 -- A Roman wife, 1797-1802 -- The duel, 1804 -- The widow, 1805-06 -- Legacies, 1807-27 -- Twilight, 1827-46 -- Last adventures, 1847-54.

LCCN

2018008245

ISBN
  • 9781501166303
  • 1501166301
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Current Holds

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Call Number

973.4 MAZZEO, TILAR

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