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A mercy

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. ©2008
Series: New York Times best sellers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Novels
Fiction
Historical
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morrison, Toni.
Mercy.
New York : Knopf, 2008
(OCoLC)737727395
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 9780307264237 0307264238 9780676978308 0676978304
OCLC Number: 212855125
Notes: "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Awards: Nobel Prize in Literature, 1993.
Description: 167 pages ; 25 cm
Series Title: New York Times best sellers.
Responsibility: Toni Morrison.

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In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith.

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