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The Resource The well of loneliness, Radclyffe Hall ; introduction and notes by Esther Saxey

The well of loneliness, Radclyffe Hall ; introduction and notes by Esther Saxey

Label
The well of loneliness
Title
The well of loneliness
Statement of responsibility
Radclyffe Hall ; introduction and notes by Esther Saxey
Creator
Contributor
-WsgjEO5LpA
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Well of Loneliness was banned for obscenity when published in 1928. It became an international bestseller, and for decades was the single most famous lesbian novel
Member of
Summary
Stephen Gordon is an ideal child of aristocratic parents - a fencer, a horse rider and a keen scholar. Stephen grows to be a war hero, a bestselling writer and a loyal, protective lover. But Stephen is a woman, and her lovers are women. As her ambitions drive her, and society confines her, Stephen is forced into desperate actions
Theme
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003108
Cataloging source
WVQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Radclyffe
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1859-1939
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellis, Havelock
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Wordsworth classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lesbians
  • Lesbians
Target audience
adult
Label
The well of loneliness, Radclyffe Hall ; introduction and notes by Esther Saxey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxiv-xxv)
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
ocn154015961
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 414 pages
Isbn
9781840224559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)154015961
Label
The well of loneliness, Radclyffe Hall ; introduction and notes by Esther Saxey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxiv-xxv)
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
ocn154015961
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 414 pages
Isbn
9781840224559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)154015961

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