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The Resource The Courtesan, Alexandra Curry, (sound recording)

The Courtesan, Alexandra Curry, (sound recording)

Label
The Courtesan
Title
The Courtesan
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Curry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An astonishing debut novel inspired by the life of the legendary Qing dynasty courtesan, Sai Jinhua
Summary
A fictionalized account of the life of orphan Sai Jinhua who is sold to a brothel keeper in China after her father's death. She then becomes a concubine to a scholar and he takes her on a diplomatic mission to Vienna. She eventually returns to China a changed woman.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10447443
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curry, Alexandra
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Emily Woo Zeller
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zeller, Emily Woo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Brothels
  • China
  • Brothels
  • Orphans
  • China
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Courtesan, Alexandra Curry, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 11:15:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn915747846
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (11.25 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781622319602
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 physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD17355
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)915747846
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Courtesan, Alexandra Curry, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 11:15:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn915747846
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (11.25 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781622319602
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 physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD17355
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)915747846
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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