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Author: Sarah Waters
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Riverhead trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Margaret Prior, assigned to visit the women's ward of Victorian London's Millbank prison as part of her rehabilitative charity work for a suicide attempt, is drawn into a dark romance with spiritualist Selina Dawes who has been jailed after a seance she was conducting went horribly wrong.
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Genre/Form: Lesbian fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Waters
ISBN: 1573228737 9781573228732
OCLC Number: 48843911
Awards: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Book Award (American Library Association), 2001
Description: 351 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Sarah Waters.

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Margaret Prior, assigned to visit the women's ward of Victorian London's Millbank prison as part of her rehabilitative charity work for a suicide attempt, is drawn into a dark romance with spiritualist Selina Dawes who has been jailed after a seance she was conducting went horribly wrong.

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