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Rebekah Harkness was one of the world's richest women, the Standard Oil heiress and founding patron of the Harkness Ballet. But beneath the elegant surface lurked a driven woman tormented by personal demons. Blue Blood is the incredible story of almost limitless fortunes squandered completely within one extravagant lifetime.
Paperback, 382 pages
Published December 1st 1989 by St. Martin's Press (first published May 1st 1988)
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Recommends it for: gossips fascinated with rich and famous
I enjoyed reading about the strange and twisted world of this rich and eccentric art patron.

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