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The Resource Orphans of the carnival : a novel, Carol Birch

Orphans of the carnival : a novel, Carol Birch

Label
Orphans of the carnival : a novel
Title
Orphans of the carnival
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Carol Birch
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Booker shortlisted author of Jamrach's Menagerie comes the extraordinary, moving, and unsettling tale of a woman, branded a freak from birth, who becomes an international sensation but longs for genuine human connection
Summary
Vilified and celebrated for a facial disfigurement from hypertrichosis, Juliaùan accomplished musician, dancer and rider capable of speaking three languagesùmakes her fortune touring the world before meeting a man who may love her or may only want her for her fame.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
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10546585
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1951-
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Birch, Carol
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Heather Wilds
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Wilds, Heather
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True
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  • Pastrana, Julia
  • Women performance artists
  • Carnivals
  • Pastrana, Julia
  • Carnivals
  • Women performance artists
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Orphans of the carnival : a novel, Carol Birch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn946906764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781681682587
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781681682587
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)946906764
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Orphans of the carnival : a novel, Carol Birch
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn946906764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781681682587
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781681682587
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)946906764
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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