The Resource A fearful joy, : a novel

A fearful joy, : a novel

Label
A fearful joy, : a novel
Title
A fearful joy,
Title remainder
a novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This ambitious novel, covering the life of an exceptional woman from her Victorian childhood until after the Second World War, is an attempt, in the author's own words, 'to lay bare historical change not just at the surface, but in its roots.' Seduced when young, Tabitha leads a terrible existence until she is taken up by Sturge, a wealthy patron of art, and becomes a famous hostess of the 'Yellow Book' period, loved by artists and writers alike. Her second marriage to Sir James Gollan, an old industrialist, who instead of retiring becomes an important national figure in the First World War, completely changes her life once again. The novel, in fact, is full of change, for every decade emerges in an immediate and living manner as the setting against which the absorbing lives of the heroine and those about her are described
Cataloging source
DLC
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1888-1957
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cary, Joyce
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.C25884
  • PR6005.A77
LC item number
Fe2
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Man-woman relationships
Label
A fearful joy, : a novel
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780837167770
Lccn
50014742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)760520
Label
A fearful joy, : a novel
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780837167770
Lccn
50014742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)760520

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