The Resource The ballad and the source: : a novel, Rosamond Lehmann, (electronic resource)

The ballad and the source: : a novel, Rosamond Lehmann, (electronic resource)

Label
The ballad and the source: : a novel
Title
The ballad and the source:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Rosamond Lehmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young girl befriends an elderly woman during the First World War in this remarkable novel by one of Britain's best-loved authors Sibyl Jardine, the former best friend of Rebecca Landon's grandmother, has recently returned to the Priory, her home at the top of a hill. Rebecca is instantly drawn in by Sibyl's magnetic personality and blunt, shocking manner. Decades earlier, Sibyl had left her husband Charles for another man and, as a result, lost her daughter Ianthe. Now she is finally about to meet her three grandchildren, who will become an integral part of Rebecca's life as she journeys into adolescence. At the heart of this extraordinary novel is the enigma that is Sibyl Jardine: Is she a saint or a sinner? Is she a duplicitous lover or a woman who has been unjustly punished? Played out in a series of conversations between Rebecca, Sibyl Jardine, Jardine's granddaughter Maisie, and a Cockney maid named Tilly, The Ballad and the Source is a tale of perception and memory, passion and betrayal, and the fearsome power of a mother's love
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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Lehmann, Rosamond
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
The Rebecca Landon Series
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  • English fiction
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
The ballad and the source: : a novel, Rosamond Lehmann, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11556208
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11556208
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11556208
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The ballad and the source: : a novel, Rosamond Lehmann, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11556208
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11556208
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11556208
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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