The Resource The courtesan : a novel, Alexandra Curry

The courtesan : a novel, Alexandra Curry

Label
The courtesan : a novel
Title
The courtesan
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Curry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel inspired by the life of Qing dynasty courtesan Sai Jinhua follows the experiences of an orphan whose world transforms when she becomes an emissary's concubine during the late-nineteenth-century clashes between China and imperialist Europe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curry, Alexandra
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.U77485
LC item number
C68 2015b
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saijinhua
  • Courtesans
  • Culture conflict
  • Diplomacy
  • East and West
  • Eighteen eighties
  • International relations
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Orphans
  • China
Label
The courtesan : a novel, Alexandra Curry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-378)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 378 pages
Isbn
9780525955139
Lccn
2015464013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • ocn915044028
  • (OCoLC)915044028
Label
The courtesan : a novel, Alexandra Curry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-378)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 378 pages
Isbn
9780525955139
Lccn
2015464013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • ocn915044028
  • (OCoLC)915044028

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