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The blind contessa's new machine : a novel

Author: Carey Wallace; Aasne Vigesaa
Publisher: Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio, ℗2010.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Carolina Fantoni, a young contessa in nineteenth century Italy, is going blind. But nobody believer her, neither her parents nor her fiance. Only her friend Turri, the eccentric local inventory, understands. Losing her sight isolates Carolina. Even writing letters with pen and ink proves almost impossible, until Turri invents a new machine: the world's first typewriter. His gift ignites a passionate love affair that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Carey Wallace; Aasne Vigesaa
ISBN: 9781441881328 1441881328
OCLC Number: 630472318
Notes: Unabridged.
Subtitle from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: 6:01:00.
Credits: Director, Sandra Burr.
Performer(s): Read by Aasne Vigesaa.
Description: 5 audio discs (approximately 6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Carey Wallace.

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Carolina Fantoni, a young contessa in nineteenth century Italy, is going blind. But nobody believer her, neither her parents nor her fiance. Only her friend Turri, the eccentric local inventory, understands. Losing her sight isolates Carolina. Even writing letters with pen and ink proves almost impossible, until Turri invents a new machine: the world's first typewriter. His gift ignites a passionate love affair that will mark both of their lives forever.

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