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Author Holeman, Linda, 1949-

Title The linnet bird : a novel / Linda Holeman.

Imprint New York, NY : Crown Publishers, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Holeman,L    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 422 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary Born into poverty and sold into prostitution at the age of eleven, Linny Gow uses her wits to reinvent herself as a proper Victorian lady and joins the "fishing fleet" of poor young women of good birth who sail for India to find husbands.
Subject British -- India -- Fiction.
Women -- India -- Fiction.
Ex-prostitutes -- Fiction.
Married women -- Fiction.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Love stories.
ISBN 1400097398

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