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Bitter greens : a novel, by Kate Forsyth, (UNABRIDGED sound recording)

Label
Bitter greens : a novel
Title
Bitter greens
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Kate Forsyth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From author Kate Forsyth comes a historical novel that gorgeously interweaves the Rapunzel fairy tale with the true life story of French novelist Charlotte-Rose de Caumont de la Force. Charlotte-Rose has been banished from the court of Versailles by the Sun King, Louis XIV, after a series of scandalous love affairs. She is comforted by an old nun, Sister Seraphina, who tells her the tale of a young girl who, a hundred years earlier, was sold by her parents for a handful of bitter greens. After Margherita's father steals from the walled garden of the courtesan Selena Leonelli, he is threatened with having both hands cut off unless he and his wife give away their little girl. Selena is the famous red-haired muse of the artist Tiziano, first painted by him in 1512 and still inspiring him at the time of his death. Selena is at the center of Renaissance life in Venice, a world of beauty and danger, seduction and betrayal, love and superstition. Locked away in a tower, Margherita sings in the hope that someone will hear her. One day, a young man does
Cataloging source
BLACP
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1966-
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Forsyth, Kate
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
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Blackstone Audio, Inc
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  • Scandals
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rapunzel (Tale)
  • Rapunzel (Tale)
  • Venice (Italy)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bitter greens : a novel, by Kate Forsyth, (UNABRIDGED sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
16 audio discs (19.5 hr.)
Isbn
9781483017693
Isbn Type
(library ed.)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9533
Label
Bitter greens : a novel, by Kate Forsyth, (UNABRIDGED sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
16 audio discs (19.5 hr.)
Isbn
9781483017693
Isbn Type
(library ed.)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9533

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