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The Resource The tea planter's wife : a novel, Dinah Jefferies

The tea planter's wife : a novel, Dinah Jefferies

Label
The tea planter's wife : a novel
Title
The tea planter's wife
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Dinah Jefferies
Title variation
tea planters wife
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1920s Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), a young Englishwoman marries a charming tea plantation owner and widower, only to discover he's keeping terrible secrets about his past, including what happened to his first wife, that lead to devastating consequences"--Adapted from publisher description
Member of
Summary
Follows the experiences of a young Englishwoman in 1920s Ceylon who confronts local hostilities before the discovery of her husband's secrets forces her to make a devastating choice
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10515883
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jefferies, Dinah
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6110.E34
LC item number
T43 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married women
  • British
  • Tea plantations
  • Secrecy
  • Pregnancy
  • Sri Lanka
Target audience
adult
Label
The tea planter's wife : a novel, Dinah Jefferies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books, Ltd., London, England, in 2015."--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780451495976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 934193061
  • (OCoLC)934193061
Label
The tea planter's wife : a novel, Dinah Jefferies
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books, Ltd., London, England, in 2015."--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780451495976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 934193061
  • (OCoLC)934193061

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