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The Resource Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve

Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve

Label
Fortune's rocks : a novel
Title
Fortune's rocks
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anita Shreve
Title variation
Fortunes rocks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1890s Boston, a 15-year-old upper-class girl is banished to a convent following an affair with a married doctor which left her pregnant. The girl is forced to surrender the child for adoption, but she subsequently goes to court to recuperate it, and eventually marries the doctor. A study in the mores and manners of the day
Summary
Set in the late 1890s in New England, a passionate and idealistic young woman tries to put her life back together after she has been made an outcast because of an affair she has with an older, married man
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
055610
Cataloging source
TYV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shreve, Anita
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.H7385
LC item number
F67 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Mills and mill-work
  • New England
  • New England
  • Manners and customs
  • Mills and mill-work
  • Social conditions
  • Young women
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Reading group guide inside"--Cover
  • Includes excerpt from Testimonials p.[1]-10
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21567087
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed., 2001.
Extent
453, 5, 10 pages
Isbn
9780316678100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)503113165
Label
Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve
Publication
Note
  • "Reading group guide inside"--Cover
  • Includes excerpt from Testimonials p.[1]-10
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21567087
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed., 2001.
Extent
453, 5, 10 pages
Isbn
9780316678100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)503113165

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