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The Resource Slammerkin, Emma Donoghue

Slammerkin, Emma Donoghue

Label
Slammerkin
Title
Slammerkin
Statement of responsibility
Emma Donoghue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mary Saunders, the young daughter of a poor seamstress, is lured into prostitution at age thirteen. Forced to flee from debt and a hired killer, Mary ends up in Monmouth, her mother's home town, where she tries to start a new life as a maid. Set in London and Monmouth and loosely based on a murder that took place in 1763
Summary
Born to poverty in eighteenth-century London, Mary Saunders' love of fine clothes and a dream of a better life take her from the world of prostitution to life as a household seamstress in Monmouth to a search for true freedom
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
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064431
Cataloging source
ZHX
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Slammerkin, Emma Donoghue
Instantiates
Publication
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
4460915
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780151006724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn190927251
  • (OCoLC)190927251
Label
Slammerkin, Emma Donoghue
Publication
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
4460915
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780151006724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn190927251
  • (OCoLC)190927251

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