The Resource The red queen : a transcultural tragicomedy, Margaret Drabble, (ebook)

The red queen : a transcultural tragicomedy, Margaret Drabble, (ebook)

Label
The red queen : a transcultural tragicomedy
Title
The red queen
Title remainder
a transcultural tragicomedy
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Drabble
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barbara Halliwell, on a grant at Oxford, receives an unexpected package: a centuries-old memoir by a Korean crown princess. An appropriate gift indeed for her impending trip to Seoul, but Barbara doesn't know who sent it. On the plane, she avidly reads the memoir, a story of great intrigue as well as tragedy. The Crown Princess Hyegyong recounts in extraordinary detail the ways of the Korean court and confesses the family dramas that left her childless and her husband dead by his own hand. When a Korean man Barbara meets at her hotel offers to guide her to some of the haunts of the crown princess, Barbara tours the royal courts and develops a strong affinity for everything related to the princess and her mysterious life. Barbara's time in Korea goes quickly, but captivated by her experience and wanting to know more about the princess, she wonders if her life can ever be the way it was before
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drabble, Margaret
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • British
  • Princesses
  • Women
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Women
  • Women scholars
  • Psychological fiction
  • Electronic books
  • Korea
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen : a transcultural tragicomedy, Margaret Drabble, (ebook)
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547544229
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12026008
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12026008
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MWT12026008
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The red queen : a transcultural tragicomedy, Margaret Drabble, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547544229
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12026008
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12026008
System control number
MWT12026008
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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