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The Resource A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory

A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory

Label
A respectable trade
Title
A respectable trade
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Josiah Cole is a small-time trader in Bristol in 1787. Moving into the slave trade, he marries the well-connected Frances Scott. When Frances begins training slaves as house servants, she meets Mehuru. Can a slave-trader's wife and a slave find love together?
Summary
The devastating consequences of the slave trade in 18th century Bristol are explored through the powerful but impossible attraction of well-born Frances and her Yoruban slave, Mehuru
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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031178
Cataloging source
NCLN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Philippa
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slave-trade
  • Slaves
  • Married women
  • Africans
  • Bristol (England)
Target audience
general
Label
A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First pub 1995 by HarperCollins
Control code
000042116884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
562 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781405617727
Isbn Type
(Windsor : hbk.)
Label
A respectable trade, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Note
First pub 1995 by HarperCollins
Control code
000042116884
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
562 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781405617727
Isbn Type
(Windsor : hbk.)

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