A Tale in Two Cities: Fanny Burney and Adele, Cometesse de Boigne.
In this dual biography, Unwin draws on the journals of these avid diarists to illustrate many leading figures of the age, as well as their dramatic private stories. London and Paris of the late 18th and early 19th centuries comes alive. The two main characters surprisingly never met each other, yet their stories are intertwined as they recounted their experiences with many of the same people and events. Like new. L. B. Taurus, London & NY. 2014. Hb, Dj. USED. $7.00