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The Resource Perdita : royal mistress, writer, romantic, Sarah Gristwood

Perdita : royal mistress, writer, romantic, Sarah Gristwood

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Perdita : royal mistress, writer, romantic
Title
Perdita
Title remainder
royal mistress, writer, romantic
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Gristwood
Creator
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gristwood, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 941'.073'092
  • B ROBINSON, M
  • 941.073092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Mary
  • Actresses
  • Mistresses
  • Women poets, English
  • Poets, English
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Biography
Label
Perdita : royal mistress, writer, romantic, Sarah Gristwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-437) and index
Control code
9780593052082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780593052082
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Perdita : royal mistress, writer, romantic, Sarah Gristwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-437) and index
Control code
9780593052082
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780593052082
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

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      51.5014572 -0.1944621
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