Is This Book In Stock? Be Savvy! Check availability details beneath the blue "Add to Cart" button.
Dancing to the Precipice: The Life of Lucie de La Tour Du Pin, Eyewitness to an Era (Paperback)
" A] remarkable biography....Moorehead deftly wields periods detail...to tell the story of a captivating woman who kept her sense of self amid the vicissitudes of politics."
--Vogue From acclaimed biographer Caroline Moorhead comes Dancing to the Precipice, a sweeping chronicle of the remarkable life of Lucie de la Tour du Pin--"an astute, thoroughly engaging biography of a formidable woman" (Boston Globe) who, over the span of some 80 years, was witness to, and often a participant in the major social upheavals of eighteenth-century French history.