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The Resource The birth of Venus : a novel, Sarah Dunant

The birth of Venus : a novel, Sarah Dunant

Label
The birth of Venus : a novel
Title
The birth of Venus
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Dunant
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alessandra Cecchi is not quite fifteen when her father, a prosperous merchant, brings a young painter back from northern Europe to decorate the chapel walls in the family's Florentine palazzo
Summary
Turning fifteen in Renaissance Florence, Alessandra Cecchi becomes intoxicated with the works of a young painter whom her father has brought to the city to decorate the family's Florentine palazzo
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121509
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunant, Sarah
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6054.U45756
LC item number
B58 2003b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Savonarola, Girolamo
  • Savonarola, Girolamo
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Arranged marriage
  • Women painters
  • Married women
  • Teenage girls
  • Painters
  • Teenage girls
  • Arranged marriage
  • Married women
  • Painters
  • Teenage girls
  • Women painters
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The birth of Venus : a novel, Sarah Dunant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 396-397)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52268659
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781400060733
Lccn
2003046932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52268659
Label
The birth of Venus : a novel, Sarah Dunant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 396-397)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52268659
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781400060733
Lccn
2003046932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52268659

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