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The dress lodger

Author: Sheri Holman
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel on the hardship of the Industrial Revolution through the eyes of an Englishwoman forced to be a prostitute to make ends meet. A potter's assistant during the day, she changes at night into a gown, rented by her pimp to walk the narrow streets. It is cold and business is slow. By the author of A Stolen Tongue.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holman, Sheri.
Dress lodger.
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)607445748
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0871137534 9780871137531 0802144926 9780802144928
OCLC Number: 40738964
Description: 291 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Sheri Holman.

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The author of "A Stolen Tongue" now delivers a stunning exploration of sinister Industrial England, prostitution, and the dark secrets of 19th-century medical science. Reminiscent of the works of  Read more...

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