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The dress lodger

Author: Sheri Holman
Publisher: London : Sceptre, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sunderland, 1832. Gustine, a 16 year-old prostitute, is busy earning a living to keep her baby fed. Her baby was born with its heart on the outside of its body, so when she meets a doctor who  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0340717831 9780340717837 034071784X 9780340717844
OCLC Number: 59412961
Description: 291 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Sheri Holman.

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