skip to content
The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel

Author: Barbara Vine
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Vine
ISBN: 060960287X 9780609602874
OCLC Number: 38199951
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd. in 1998"--Title page verso.
Performer(s): Read by Michael Williams.
Description: 344 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Vine.

Abstract:

An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38199951> # The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "38199951" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Topic/authors_english> ; # Authors, English
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821945> ; # Authors, English
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1998" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Person/vine_barbara_1930_2015> ; # Barbara Vine
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/196421645> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Domestic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "38199951" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38199951#PublicationEvent/new_york_harmony_books_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Agent/harmony_books> ; # Harmony Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780609602874> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38199951> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Agent/harmony_books> # Harmony Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Harmony Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Person/vine_barbara_1930_2015> # Barbara Vine
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1930" ;
    schema:deathDate "2015" ;
    schema:familyName "Vine" ;
    schema:givenName "Barbara" ;
    schema:name "Barbara Vine" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196421645#Topic/authors_english> # Authors, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Authors, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821945> # Authors, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Authors, English"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780609602874>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "060960287X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780609602874" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.