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The Chinese love pavilion : a novel, Paul Scott

Label
The Chinese love pavilion : a novel
Title
The Chinese love pavilion
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Paul Scott
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Bombay in the 1930s a young British clerk named Tom Brent is persuaded by a botanist named Saxby to stay on in India. Saxby is that rare Englishman who really understands Indian culture, but he's also elusive and deeply flawed. Years later, after Tom has become a soldier and been wounded in Burma, he is sent on a mission to Malaya to track down Saxby, now suspected of murder. The second half of the novel, set in 1945 (a time when Scott was in Malaya), is a strange brew of exotic romance, tensions between army officers, and the mystery of the jungle: its cultures,
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, Paul
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6069.C596
LC item number
C48 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • India
  • Malaya
Label
The Chinese love pavilion : a novel, Paul Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780226088433
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013021657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn833574262
  • (OCoLC)833574262
Label
The Chinese love pavilion : a novel, Paul Scott
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780226088433
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013021657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn833574262
  • (OCoLC)833574262

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
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