The Resource Peony in love, by Lisa See

Peony in love, by Lisa See

Label
Peony in love
Title
Peony in love
Statement of responsibility
by Lisa See
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Peony is the cloistered daughter of a wealthy family is betrothed to a suitor she has never met, these lyrics from The Peony Pavilion mirror her own longings. In the garden of the Chen Family Villa, a small theatrical troupe is performing scenes from this epic opera. Peony attends the production, watching from behind a screen, but catches sight of a handsome man and begins a journey of love and sorrow
Summary
In seventeenth-century China, three women become emotionally involved with "The Peony Pavilion," a famed opera rumored to cause lovesickness and even death
Storyline
Writing style
Character
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166462
Cataloging source
DLC
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See, Lisa
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.E3334
LC item number
P46 2007b
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Lovesickness
  • Future life
  • Operas, Chinese
  • Young women
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
Peony in love, by Lisa See
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn122256373
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
480 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739327296
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018504
System control number
(OCoLC)122256373
Label
Peony in love, by Lisa See
Publication
Control code
ocn122256373
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
480 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739327296
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018504
System control number
(OCoLC)122256373

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