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The Resource Bird of paradise, Sarah Gristwood

Bird of paradise, Sarah Gristwood

Label
Bird of paradise
Title
Bird of paradise
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Gristwood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text tells the rags-to-riches story of Mary Robinson, who started her career in a debtor's prison, yet rose to become mistress of George IV, and whose best-selling novels and diaries became a cause celebre in late 18th century England
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Gristwood, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 941'.073'092
  • 941'.073'092
  • B/ROB
  • Biography
  • 941.073'092/ROB
  • 920 ROBI
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gristwood, Sarah
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  • Robinson, Mary
  • Actresses
  • Mistresses
  • Women poets, English
  • Poets, English
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Biography
Label
Bird of paradise, Sarah Gristwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: as Perdita. 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 527-538) and index
Control code
9780553816174
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
556 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553816174
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Bird of paradise, Sarah Gristwood
Publication
Note
Originally published: as Perdita. 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 527-538) and index
Control code
9780553816174
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
556 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553816174
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

Library Locations

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      Phillimore Walk, London, W8 7RX, GB
      51.5014572 -0.1944621
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