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The Resource The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York, Patricia Cline Cohen

The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York, Patricia Cline Cohen

Label
The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York
Title
The murder of Helen Jewett
Title remainder
the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Cline Cohen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reconstructs the life of a servant girl from Maine who became a highly paid courtesan, and celebrated murder victim, in New York in 1836
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Biography type
individual biography
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157139
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cohen, Patricia Cline
Dewey number
306.74209747
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewett, Helen
  • Prostitutes
  • Prostitution
  • Murder
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York
Label
The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York, Patricia Cline Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
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
337278
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780679412915
Lccn
98014561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679412915
  • (Sirsi) ABS-4458
Label
The murder of Helen Jewett : the life and death of a prostitute in nineteenth-century New York, Patricia Cline Cohen
Publication
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
337278
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780679412915
Lccn
98014561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679412915
  • (Sirsi) ABS-4458

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