The Resource Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor, (electronic resource)

Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor, (electronic resource)

Label
Forever Amber
Title
Forever Amber
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Winsor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England that of favorite mistress of the Merry Monarch, Charles II. From whores and highwaymen to courtiers and noblemen, from events such as the Great Plague and the Fire of London to the intimate passions of ordinary and extraordinary men and women, Amber experiences it all. However, throughout her trials and escapades, she remains, in her heart, true to the one man she really loves, the one man she can never have. Frequently compared to Gone with the Wind, Forever Amber is the other great historical romance, outselling every other American novel of the 1940s despite being banned in Boston for its sheer sexiness. A book to read and reread, this edition brings back to print an unforgettable romance and a timeless masterpiece
Summary
Abandoned on the streets of London with no money, and soon to have a child, sixteen-year-old Amber St. Clare must use her wits, beauty, and courage to better her position
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062977
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Winsor, Kathleen
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Women
  • Kings and rulers
  • Mistresses
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11333494
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613745144
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11333494
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11333494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613745144
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11333494
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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