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The Resource Under the wide and starry sky : a novel, Nancy Horan

Under the wide and starry sky : a novel, Nancy Horan

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Under the wide and starry sky : a novel
Title
Under the wide and starry sky
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Horan
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Under the Wide and Starry Sky chronicles the unconventional love affair of Scottish literary giant Robert Louis Stevenson ... and American divorcee Fanny Van de Grift Osbourne. They meet in rural France in 1875, when Fanny, having run away from her philandering husband back in California, takes refuge there with her children. Stevenson too is escaping from his life, running from family pressure to become a lawyer. And so begins a turbulent love affair that will last two decades and span the world."--
Summary
Imagines the unconventional love affair of Scottish literary giant Robert Louis Stevenson and American divorcée Fanny Van de Grift Osbourne, who after meeting in rural France take refuge from their unhappy lives and embark on two shared decades of international turbulence
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10218713
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Horan, Nancy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Stevenson, Fanny Van de Grift
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  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Under the wide and starry sky : a novel, Nancy Horan
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Publication
Control code
ocn840464257
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
721 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780307990938
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)840464257
Label
Under the wide and starry sky : a novel, Nancy Horan
Publication
Control code
ocn840464257
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
721 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780307990938
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)840464257

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