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The Spymistress

By: Chiaverini, Jennifer

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 608198

ISBN: 0525953620

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Light tan boards quarter-bound in dark red with gold title and author on spine. Parchment end papers. Full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. 354 pages. Synopsis: Born to slave-holding aristocracy in Richmond, Virginia, and educated by Northern Quakers, Elizabeth Van Lew was a paradox of her time. When her native state seceded in April 1861, Van Lew’s convictions compelled her to defy the new Confederate regime. Pledging her loyalty to the Lincoln White House, her courage would never waver, even as her wartime actions threatened not only her r... View more info