Tomalin, Claire


Dora Jordan was a great comic actress in the late 18th century. The Duke of Clarence fell in love with her and convinced her to live with him. She bore him 10 children and often supported the household with her stage wages. Yet eventually he abandoned her. A riveting biography. First American Edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. Hb, Dj. USED. $10.00