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The Resource The promise, Ann Weisgarber

The promise, Ann Weisgarber

Label
The promise
Title
The promise
Statement of responsibility
Ann Weisgarber
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1900. Young pianist Catherine Wainwright flees the fashionable town of Dayton, Ohio in the wake of a terrible scandal. Heartbroken and facing destitution, she finds herself striking up correspondence with a childhood admirer, the recently widowed Oscar Williams. In desperation she agrees to marry him. But when Catherine travels to Oscar's farm on Galveston Island, Texas - a thousand miles from home - she finds she is little prepared for the life that awaits her
Summary
In 1900, a young pianist flees Dayton, Ohio, and agrees to marry a recent widower who lives on Galveston Island, Texas but is not prepared for her life in a remote location with a stepson who is grieving for his lost mother.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10298080
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Weisgarber, Ann
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galveston Island (Tex.)
  • United States
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
Target audience
adult
Label
The promise, Ann Weisgarber
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Herman Graf book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781629142364
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 858365427
  • (OCoLC)858365427
Label
The promise, Ann Weisgarber
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Herman Graf book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781629142364
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 858365427
  • (OCoLC)858365427

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      37.377573 -76.770995
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