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The Resource Oscar and Lucinda, Peter Carey

Oscar and Lucinda, Peter Carey

Label
Oscar and Lucinda
Title
Oscar and Lucinda
Statement of responsibility
Peter Carey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oscar Hopkins is an Oxford seminarian with a passion for gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a Sydney heiress with a fascination for glass. The year is 1864. When they meet on the boat to Australia their lives will be forever changed . . .Daring, rich, intense and bizarre, Peter Carey's Booker prize-winning novel is a brilliant achievement - a moving love story and a historical tour de force that is also powerfully contemporary
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carey, Peter
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian life
  • Clergy
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Gamblers
Label
Oscar and Lucinda, Peter Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
abn97272824
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
520 pages
Isbn
9780702229787
Label
Oscar and Lucinda, Peter Carey
Publication
Control code
abn97272824
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
520 pages
Isbn
9780702229787

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