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The velvet hours / Alyson Richman.

Richman, Alyson, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison F (Text) 39391006772733 Fiction Checked out 12/13/2016
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon F RIC (Text) 34330512956344 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Osgood Public Library - Osgood FIC RIC PB (Text) 39692000892074 New Item Shelves Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library FIC Richman (Text) 31208912484237 new fiction Checked out 12/18/2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780425266267 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0425266265 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 374 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: Berkley trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "An elusive courtesan, Marthe de Florian cultivated a life of art and beauty, casting out all recollections of her impoverished childhood in the dark alleys of Montmartre. With Europe on the brink of war, she shares her story with her granddaughter Solange Beaugiron, using her prized possessions to reveal her innermost secrets. Most striking of all are a beautiful string of pearls and a magnificent portrait of Marthe painted by the Italian artist Giovanni Boldini. As Marthe's tale unfolds, like velvet itself, stitched with its own shadow and light, it helps to guide Solange on her own path."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > France > Paris > Fiction.
Grandmothers > Fiction.
Storytelling > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

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