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The Resource Earthly joys, Philippa Gregory

Earthly joys, Philippa Gregory

Label
Earthly joys
Title
Earthly joys
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A 17th century English gardener creates exotic gardens for the aristocracy. Through his eyes is seen the arrogance and corruption of the ruling class which led to civil war and the Cromwell dictatorship
Member of
Summary
Sir Robert Cecil, advisor to the newly crowned King James I, relies on his loyal gardener for practical advice. Combining beautifully ordered landscapes with the turmoil of a country teetering toward civil war, the author brilliantly brings the past to life through the eyes of one remarkable man and his family
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
031174
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Philippa
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
E28 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Earthly joys series
Series volume
[bk. 1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tradescant, John
  • Salisbury, Robert Cecil
  • Landscape gardening
  • Great Britain
  • Naturalists
  • Gardeners
Target audience
adult
Label
Earthly joys, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series numeration from goodreads.com
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
655232
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9780312192624
Lccn
98008771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)PIN24087488
Label
Earthly joys, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Note
Series numeration from goodreads.com
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
655232
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9780312192624
Lccn
98008771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)PIN24087488

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