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Girl with a pearl earring

Author: Tracy Chevalier
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Griet, the young daughter of a tilemaker in 17th century Holland, obtains her first job as a servant in Vermeer's household. She loves being drawn into his artistic life, but the cost to her own survival may be high.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Chevalier
ISBN: 0007172826 9780007172825
OCLC Number: 54448036
Notes: Film tie-in.
Originally published: 1999.
Description: 309 unnumbered pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Tracy Chevalier.

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Now an acclaimed movie, Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the story of Griet, the young daughter of a tile-maker in 17th century Holland, who obtains her first job as a servant in Vermeer's household.  Read more...

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