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Manchu palaces : a novel

Author: Jeanne Larsen
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel on court life in 17th Century China. The heroine is Lotus, a lady-in-waiting to the empress. By applying her training in femininity and guile she is on the verge of success, a prince is after her. But does she, a woman of the spirit, really want to be part of the court's materialistic existence?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Larsen
ISBN: 0805011110 9780805011111
OCLC Number: 34690748
Notes: "A John Macrae book."
Description: xix, 342 pages : map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jeanne Larsen.

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A novel on court life in 17th Century China. The heroine is Lotus, a lady-in-waiting to the empress. By applying her training in femininity and guile she is on the verge of success, a prince is after her. But does she, a woman of the spirit, really want to be part of the court's materialistic existence?

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