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Author Holman, Sheri.

Title The dress lodger / Sheri Holman.

Imprint New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Holman,S    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 291 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary A novel on the hardship of the Industrial Revolution through the eyes of an Englishwoman forced to be a prostitute to make ends meet. A potter's assistant during the day, she changes at night into a gown, rented by her pimp to walk the narrow streets. It is cold and business is slow. By the author of A Stolen Tongue.
Subject Teenage prostitution -- Fiction.
Unmarried mothers -- Fiction.
Single mothers -- Fiction.
Body snatching -- Fiction.
Prostitutes -- Fiction.
Physicians -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Sunderland (Tyne and Wear, England) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 0871137534

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