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The glass ocean

Author: Lori Baker
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The newly orphaned daughter of a glassblower recounts the circumstances of her abandonment and her parents' strained marriage in Victorian England, marked by her father's efforts to render previously unseen sea creatures in glass.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lori Baker
ISBN: 9781594205361 1594205361
OCLC Number: 818953828
Description: 338 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Voyage of the Narcissus --
The birdcage --
The glass ocean --
On a winter night a traveler.
Responsibility: Lori Baker.

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The newly orphaned daughter of a glassblower recounts the circumstances of her abandonment and her parents' strained marriage in Victorian England, marked by her father's efforts to render previously unseen sea creatures in glass.

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