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The Resource Mrs. Lincoln's rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini ; an unabridged performance by Christina Moore, (CD)

Mrs. Lincoln's rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini ; an unabridged performance by Christina Moore, (CD)

Label
Mrs. Lincoln's rival
Title
Mrs. Lincoln's rival
Statement of responsibility
by Jennifer Chiaverini ; an unabridged performance by Christina Moore
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a devout but ambitious lawyer. Her father, Salmon P. Chase, rose to prominence in the antebellum years and was appointed secretary of the treasury in Abraham Lincoln' s cabinet, while aspiring to even greater heights. Beautiful, intelligent, regal, and entrancing, young Kate Chase stepped into the role of establishing her thrice-widowed father in Washington society and as a future presidential candidate. Her efforts were successful enough that The Washington Star declared her " the most brilliant woman of her day. None outshone her." None, that is, but Mary Todd Lincoln. Though Mrs. Lincoln and her young rival held much in common--political acumen, love of country, and a resolute determination to help the men they loved achieve greatness--they could never be friends, for the success of one could come only at the expense of the other. When Kate Chase married William Sprague, the wealthy young governor of Rhode Island, it was widely regarded as the pinnacle of Washington society weddings. President Lincoln was in attendance. The First Lady was not
Cataloging source
RECBX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiaverini, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3553.H473
LC item number
M78 2014c
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Christina Moore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moore, Christina,
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Mary Todd
  • Sprague, Kate Chase
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Children of politicians
  • Governors' spouses
  • Washington (D.C.)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Mrs. Lincoln's rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini ; an unabridged performance by Christina Moore, (CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 audio discs (17 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470392581
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C02924
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn868163151
  • (OCoLC)868163151
  • 1376921
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Mrs. Lincoln's rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini ; an unabridged performance by Christina Moore, (CD)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 audio discs (17 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470392581
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C02924
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn868163151
  • (OCoLC)868163151
  • 1376921
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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