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The Resource Juliet's nurse, a novel by Lois Leveen

Juliet's nurse, a novel by Lois Leveen

Label
Juliet's nurse
Title
Juliet's nurse
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Lois Leveen
Title variation
Juliets nurse
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "new telling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, told from the perspective of Juliet's nurse. In Verona, a city ravaged by plague and political rivalries, a mother mourning the death of her day-old infant enters the household of the powerful Cappelletti family to become the wet-nurse to their newborn baby. As she serves her beloved Juliet over the next fourteen years, the nurse learns the Cappelletti's darkest secrets. Those secrets-- and the nurse's deep personal grief-- erupt across five momentous days of love and loss that destroy a daughter, and a family"--Amazon.com
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10358039
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leveen, Lois
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3612.E9233
LC item number
J86 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Juliet
  • Romeo
  • Wet nurses
  • Family secrets
  • Grief
  • Verona (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Secrets
Target audience
adult
Label
Juliet's nurse, a novel by Lois Leveen
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
Contents
A "new telling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, told from the perspective of Juliet's nurse. In Verona, a city ravaged by plague and political rivalries, a mother mourning the death of her day-old infant enters the household of the powerful Cappelletti family to become the wet-nurse to their newborn baby. As she serves her beloved Juliet over the next fourteen years, the nurse learns the Cappelletti's darkest secrets. Those secrets -- and the nurse's deep personal grief -- erupt across five momentous days of love and loss that destroy a daughter, and a family" -- Amazon.com
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Emily Bestler books/Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9781476757445
Lccn
2014013023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 880122430
  • (OCoLC)880122430
Label
Juliet's nurse, a novel by Lois Leveen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A "new telling of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, told from the perspective of Juliet's nurse. In Verona, a city ravaged by plague and political rivalries, a mother mourning the death of her day-old infant enters the household of the powerful Cappelletti family to become the wet-nurse to their newborn baby. As she serves her beloved Juliet over the next fourteen years, the nurse learns the Cappelletti's darkest secrets. Those secrets -- and the nurse's deep personal grief -- erupt across five momentous days of love and loss that destroy a daughter, and a family" -- Amazon.com
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Emily Bestler books/Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9781476757445
Lccn
2014013023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 880122430
  • (OCoLC)880122430

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