The Resource Bitter greens, a novel by Kate Forsyth

Bitter greens, a novel by Kate Forsyth

Label
Bitter greens
Title
Bitter greens
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Kate Forsyth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forsyth, Kate
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR9619.3.F59
LC item number
B58 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Kate Reading
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reading, Kate
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scandals
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rapunzel (Tale)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rapunzel (Tale)
  • Scandals
  • Venice (Italy)
  • Italy
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bitter greens, a novel by Kate Forsyth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
16 audio discs (19.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483017716
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • Z9533
  • ZE9533
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1234210
  • (OCoLC)880901959
  • 746058
  • (OCoLC)ocn880901959
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bitter greens, a novel by Kate Forsyth
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
16 audio discs (19.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483017716
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • Z9533
  • ZE9533
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1234210
  • (OCoLC)880901959
  • 746058
  • (OCoLC)ocn880901959
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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