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The Resource The lady and the unicorn, Tracy Chevalier

The lady and the unicorn, Tracy Chevalier

Label
The lady and the unicorn
Title
The lady and the unicorn
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Chevalier
Title variation
Lady & the unicorn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set over the period 1490 to 1492, Tracy Chevalier's novel moves between a chateau in Lyons and the cities of Paris and Brussels. The story concerns a series of six Flemish tapestries known as the lady and the unicorn tapestries
Summary
Interweaves historical fact with fiction to explore the mystery behind the creation of the remarkable Lady and the Unicorn tapestries, woven at the end of the fifteenth century, which today hang in the Cluny Museum in Paris
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2004.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2004.
Action
committed to retain
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121134
Cataloging source
UkCU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chevalier, Tracy
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lady and the Unicorn (Tapestries)
  • Textile industry
  • Unicorns in art
  • Tapestry
  • Nobility
  • Artists
  • France
  • Belgium
  • Brussels (Belgium)
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
The lady and the unicorn, Tracy Chevalier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Col. ill. on end papers
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
000025072565
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Special overseas ed.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780007172313
Lccn
2004401745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)53147742
Label
The lady and the unicorn, Tracy Chevalier
Publication
Note
Col. ill. on end papers
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
000025072565
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Special overseas ed.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780007172313
Lccn
2004401745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)53147742

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