The Resource The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See

The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See

Label
The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane
Title
The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane
Statement of responsibility
Lisa See
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Li-yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea. There is ritual and routine, and it has been ever thus for generations. Then one day a jeep appears at the village gate, the first automobile any of them have seen, and a stranger arrives. Li-yan, one of the few educated girls on her mountain, translates for the stranger and is among the first to reject the rules that have shaped her existence. When she has a baby outside of wedlock, rather than stand by tradition, she wraps her daughter in a blanket, with a tea cake hidden in her swaddling, and abandons her in the nearest city
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
See, Lisa
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Ruthie Ann Miles and Kimiko Glenn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1989-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miles, Ruthie Ann
  • Glenn, Kimiko
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Single mothers
  • Abandoned children
  • Tea plantations
  • Abandoned children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Single mothers
  • Tea plantations
  • Pu'er Hanizu Yizu Zizhixian (China)
  • China
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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
12 audio discs (approximately 14 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508226536
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967521930
  • 1516285
  • (OCoLC)ocn967521930
  • 1516285
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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
12 audio discs (approximately 14 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508226536
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967521930
  • 1516285
  • (OCoLC)ocn967521930
  • 1516285
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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