Thorndike Press

Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams

  • Louisa Thomas
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  • ISBN-10: 1410488144
  • ISBN-13: 9781410488145
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: 1.70 lbs ( .77 kgs)
  • 762 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released April 2016
  • Simultaneous Publications



This deeply felt biography finally gives Louisa Catherine Adams' full extraordinary life its due. Louisa Thomas's intimate portrait of a remarkable woman, a complicated marriage, and a pivotal historical moment is a masterful work from an elegant storyteller.

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Customer Reviews

"Thomas effectively sets Louisa's eventful life against the backdrop of a nation transforming itself . . . An elegant, deeply perceptive portrait. "

— Kirkus Reviews