The Resource Romola, George Eliot, (eaudio)

Romola, George Eliot, (eaudio)

Label
Romola
Title
Romola
Statement of responsibility
George Eliot
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"There is no book of mine about which I more thoroughly feel that I swear by every sentence as having been written with my best blood." Thus wrote George Eliot about Romola, the book which is central in her career as a novelist and amongst her most colorful, fluent, and persuasive works. Set in Florence in 1492, a time of great political and religious turmoil, Eliot's novel blends vivid fictional characters with historical figures such as Savonarola, Machiavelli, and the Medicis. When Romola, the virtuous daughter of a blind scholar, marries Tito Melema, a charismatic young Greek, she is bound to a man whose escalating betrayals threaten to destroy all that she holds dear. Profoundly inspired by Savonarola's teachings, then crushed by the religious leader's ultimate failure, Romola finds her salvation in noble self-sacrifice
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1819-1880
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eliot, George
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Nadia May
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • May, Nadia
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greeks
  • Married women
  • Self-sacrifice
  • Talking books
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Romola, George Eliot, (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
hoopla date: 12/20/2012, 12/20/2012 to 12/31/9999
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (21hr., 53 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441739124
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10028512
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10028512
System control number
MWT10028512
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Romola, George Eliot, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
hoopla date: 12/20/2012, 12/20/2012 to 12/31/9999
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (21hr., 53 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441739124
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10028512
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10028512
System control number
MWT10028512
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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