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The Resource The volcano lover : a romance, Susan Sontag

The volcano lover : a romance, Susan Sontag

Label
The volcano lover : a romance
Title
The volcano lover
Title remainder
a romance
Statement of responsibility
Susan Sontag
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Set in 18th century Naples, based on the lives of Sir William Hamilton, his celebrated wife Emma, and Lord Nelson, and peopled with many of the great figures of the day, this unconventional, bestselling historical romance from the National Book Award-winning author of In America touches on themes of sex and revolution, the fate of nature, art and the collector's obsessions, and, above all, love."--
Summary
Sir William Hamilton lives in Naples with his wife Emma, mistress of Admiral Nelson, while serving as the British envoy to the Bourbon Ferdinand IV
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Amazon.com
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
056800
Cataloging source
JIP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sontag, Susan
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamilton, William
  • Hamilton, Emma
  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson
  • Naples (Italy)
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Vesuvius (Italy)
  • Ambassadors' spouses
  • British
  • Ambassadors
  • Mistresses
  • Admirals
  • Hamilton, Emma
  • Hamilton, William
  • Nelson, Horatio Nelson
  • Admirals
  • Ambassadors
  • Ambassadors' spouses
  • British
  • Mistresses
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The volcano lover : a romance, Susan Sontag
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
ocm56321862
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780312420079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56321862
Label
The volcano lover : a romance, Susan Sontag
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
ocm56321862
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780312420079
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56321862

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