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The Resource Daughter of fortune, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

Daughter of fortune, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

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Daughter of fortune
Title
Daughter of fortune
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Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
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Language
eng
Summary
Eliza, the engaging and independent heroine of Isabel Allende's latest novel, is a foundling. Discovered on the doorstep of a British company in 1830s Chile, she is eagerly adopted by Miss Rose Sommers, who keeps house for her 2 brothers. But although Rose is determined to turn her into a proper English lady, headstrong Eliza charts her own course
Summary
The story of a young woman's quest for love and fortune during the California Gold Rush in San Francisco
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Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
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012508
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Allende, Isabel
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Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
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1250
Literary form
fiction
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Peden, Margaret Sayers
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  • Adopted children
  • Gold mines and mining
  • California
  • Chile
Target audience
adult
Label
Daughter of fortune, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
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Publication
Control code
000020356768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780006552321
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Label
Daughter of fortune, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
Publication
Control code
000020356768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780006552321
Other physical details
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