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The Resource The miniaturist, Jessie Burton

The miniaturist, Jessie Burton

Label
The miniaturist
Title
The miniaturist
Statement of responsibility
Jessie Burton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Engaging the services of a miniaturist to furnish a cabinet-sized replica of her new home, 18-year-old Nella Oortman, the wife of an illustrious merchant trader, soon discovers that the artist's tiny creations mirror their real-life counterparts in eerie and unexpected ways
Summary
A dollhouse whose figures and furnishings foretell life events, mysterious notes, family secrets and the powerful guild and church of 1686 Amsterdam. All these elements combine for an engaging story of a young bride’s struggle to be the ‘architect of her own fortune.’ -- Elizabeth Angelastro for LibraryReads
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • British Book Award for Book of the Year, 2014.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10312103
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The miniaturist, Jessie Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Harperluxe edition. Large print edition.
Extent
548 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780062326904
Isbn Type
(softcover : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)858354994
Label
The miniaturist, Jessie Burton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Harperluxe edition. Large print edition.
Extent
548 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780062326904
Isbn Type
(softcover : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)858354994

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