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De Potter's Grand tour : a novel, Joanna Scott

Label
De Potter's Grand tour : a novel
Title
De Potter's Grand tour
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Scott
Title variation
Grand tour
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1905, a tourist agent and amateur antiques collector named Armand de Potter mysteriously disappeared off the coast of Greece. His body is never recovered and his wife is left to manage his affairs on her own. But as she starts to piece together his life, she realizes that everything was not as he had said. Infused with details from letters and diary entries, the [book] twists forward and backward through time, revealing a lost world of fake identities, underground antiques networks, and a husband who wasn't what he seemed"--Amazon.com
Summary
Drawing on real letters, legal documents and a trove of diaries, the author delivers a historical novel about a widow in 1905 trying to piece together the secretive life of her husband, a black-market antiques dealer who mysteriously disappeared off the coast of Greece
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10350894
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, Joanna
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.C636
LC item number
D43 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages around the world
  • Voyages around the world
Target audience
adult
Label
De Potter's Grand tour : a novel, Joanna Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn866766652
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780374162337
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013048998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)866766652
Label
De Potter's Grand tour : a novel, Joanna Scott
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn866766652
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780374162337
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013048998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)866766652

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