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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
JRS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shreve, Anita
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Mills and mill-work
  • New England
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Reading group guide inside"--Cover
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed.
Extent
473 p.
Isbn
9780316678100
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45751721
  • (OCoLC)45751721
Label
Fortune's rocks : a novel, Anita Shreve
Publication
Note
"Reading group guide inside"--Cover
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed.
Extent
473 p.
Isbn
9780316678100
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45751721
  • (OCoLC)45751721

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