The Resource A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory

A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory

Label
A respectable trade
Title
A respectable trade
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bristol in 1787 is booming, a city where power beckons those who dare to take risks. Josiah Cole, a small dockside trader, is prepared to gamble everything to join the big players of the city. But he needs capital and a well-connected wife. Marriage to Frances Scott is a mutually convenient solution. Trading her social contacts for Josiah's protection, Frances finds her life and fortune dependent on the respectable trade of sugar, rum, and slaves. Into her new world comes Mehuru, once a priest in the ancient African kingdom of Yoruba, now a slave in England. From opposite ends of the earth, despite the difference in status, Mehuru and Frances confront each other and their need for love and liberty.--Publisher description
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Philippa
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
R47 2007eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africans
  • Married women
  • Slave trade
  • Slaves
  • Africans
  • Married women
  • Slave trade
  • Slaves
  • FICTION / General
  • Fiction
  • Bristol (England)
  • England
  • England
Label
A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=01FE9875-F2CA-42D8-87AB-40D88CA8A418
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Great Britain : HarperCollins UK, c1995
  • Includes reading group guide
  • "A Touchstone book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o893690743
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
1 online resource (488 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781416538547
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00576178
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
01FE9875-F2CA-42D8-87AB-40D88CA8A418
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o893690743
  • (OCoLC)893690743
Label
A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=01FE9875-F2CA-42D8-87AB-40D88CA8A418
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Great Britain : HarperCollins UK, c1995
  • Includes reading group guide
  • "A Touchstone book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o893690743
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
1 online resource (488 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781416538547
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00576178
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
01FE9875-F2CA-42D8-87AB-40D88CA8A418
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o893690743
  • (OCoLC)893690743

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