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The Resource The Dutch maiden, Marente de Moor ; translated from the Dutch by David Doherty

The Dutch maiden, Marente de Moor ; translated from the Dutch by David Doherty

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The Dutch maiden
Title
The Dutch maiden
Statement of responsibility
Marente de Moor ; translated from the Dutch by David Doherty
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Contributor
Author
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
MODERN & CONTEMPORARY FICTION (POST C 1945). It's 1936. Tensions are mounting as Europe slides towards another war and 18-year-old Janna is making her troubled way towards adulthood. Janna's father sends her from her home in the Netherlands to train with Egon von Botticher, an aristocratic fencing master in Germany. Botticher is as eccentric as his training methods but the pupil soon finds herself falling for her master. Botticher, however, is not all that he appears to be and Janna must discover the true nature of her father's mysterious relationship with him. A dark and animalistic novel with echoes of John Fowles
Member of
Summary
Germany, 1936. Nazism is taking hold. Janna, a young Dutch girl, has been sent to the embittered aristocrat Egon von Botticher to train as a fencer. Botticher is as eccentric as his training methods, yet the pupil soon finds herself falling for her master—a man tormented by a wartime past in which Janna’s father is implicated
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10801485
Cataloging source
WWBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moor, Marente de
Dewey number
839.3137
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Dutch
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Doherty, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fencing
  • Germany
Target audience
adult
Label
The Dutch maiden, Marente de Moor ; translated from the Dutch by David Doherty
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Publication
Copyright
Note
First published as De Nederlandse maagd in the Netherlands in 2010
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
000058901155
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
315 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9789462380776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)962284409
Label
The Dutch maiden, Marente de Moor ; translated from the Dutch by David Doherty
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published as De Nederlandse maagd in the Netherlands in 2010
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
000058901155
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
315 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9789462380776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)962284409

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