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The dress lodger, Sheri Holman

Label
The dress lodger
Title
The dress lodger
Statement of responsibility
Sheri Holman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on the hardship of the Industrial Revolution through the eyes of an Englishwoman forced to be a prostitute to make ends meet. A potter's assistant during the day, she changes at night into a gown, rented by her pimp to walk the narrow streets. It is cold and business is slow. By the author of A Stolen Tongue
Summary
In a novel set in the filth and depravity of London's mean streets during the Industrial Revolution, a prostitute borrows a blue dress to attract a higher class of client and is shadowed through the streets by an evil old woman hired by the dress' owner to keep an eye on her
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003499
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.O35596
LC item number
D74 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The dress lodger, Sheri Holman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1219996
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
291 p.
Isbn
9780871137531
Lccn
99018153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40738964
  • (OCoLC)40738964
Label
The dress lodger, Sheri Holman
Publication
Control code
1219996
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
291 p.
Isbn
9780871137531
Lccn
99018153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40738964
  • (OCoLC)40738964

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