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The Resource Perdita : the life of Mary Robinson, Paula Byrne

Perdita : the life of Mary Robinson, Paula Byrne

Label
Perdita : the life of Mary Robinson
Title
Perdita
Title remainder
the life of Mary Robinson
Statement of responsibility
Paula Byrne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of one of the most flamboyant women of the late 18th century. Mary Robinson was married, at age 14, to Thomas Robinson. His lifestyle soon landed the couple and their baby in debtor's prison, where Mary wrote her first book of poetry. On her release, she became one of the most popular actresses of her day
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byrne, Paula
Dewey number
  • 941'.073'092
  • B/ROB
  • Biography
  • 792'.028'092/ROB
  • 941'.073'092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • 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
  • Biography
Label
Perdita : the life of Mary Robinson, Paula Byrne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-462) and index
Control code
9780007164608
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 477 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007164608
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Perdita : the life of Mary Robinson, Paula Byrne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-462) and index
Control code
9780007164608
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 477 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007164608
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

Library Locations

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