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Birdcage walk / Helen Dunmore.

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  • 2 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Eckhart Public Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main F DUNMORE helen Birdcage (Text) 840191002451909 Temporary Adult Fiction - Inquire at Staff Desk Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802127143
  • ISBN: 0802127142
  • Physical Description: 406 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2017.

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General Note: Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 2017.
Summary, etc.: It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political turmoil and violence. Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in Radical circles where each step of the French Revolution is followed with eager idealism. But she has recently married John Diner Tredevant, a property developer who is heavily invested in Bristol's housing boom, and he has everything to lose from social upheaval and the prospect of war. Soon his plans for a magnificent terrace built above the two-hundred-foot drop of the Gorge come under threat. Tormented and striving Diner believes that Lizzie's independent, questioning spirit must be coerced and subdued. She belongs to him: law and custom confirm it, and she must live as he wants--his passion for Lizzie darkening until she finds herself dangerously alone.
Subject: England > Social life and customs > 18th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > 18th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction

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