skip to content
The quality of mercy : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The quality of mercy : a novel

Author: Barry Unsworth
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Irish fiddler Sullivan escapes from prison after being implicated in the loss of Erasmus Kemp's slave ship, only to reencounter his nemesis in a struggle that pits Kemp's desire for wealth against Sullivan's advocacy for the disadvantaged.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 9780385534772 0385534779
OCLC Number: 706467191
Description: 319 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Barry Unsworth.

Abstract:

Irish fiddler Sullivan escapes from prison after being implicated in the loss of Erasmus Kemp's slave ship, only to reencounter his nemesis in a struggle that pits Kemp's desire for wealth against Sullivan's advocacy for the disadvantaged.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/706467191> # The quality of mercy : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "706467191" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007003456> ; # Slave ships
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120405> ; # Slave trade
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1745434> ; # Slave ships
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797467239#Topic/slave_trade> ; # Slave trade
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797467239#Place/england> ; # England
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2011" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/54168450> ; # Barry Unsworth
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "Irish fiddler Sullivan escapes from prison after being implicated in the loss of Erasmus Kemp's slave ship, only to reencounter his nemesis in a struggle that pits Kemp's desire for wealth against Sullivan's advocacy for the disadvantaged."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/797467239> ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The quality of mercy : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "706467191" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/706467191#PublicationEvent/new_york_nan_a_talese_doubleday_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797467239#Agent/nan_a_talese_doubleday> ; # Nan A. Talese/Doubleday
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385534772> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/706467191> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797467239#Agent/nan_a_talese_doubleday> # Nan A. Talese/Doubleday
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Nan A. Talese/Doubleday" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007003456> # Slave ships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Slave ships"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120405> # Slave trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Slave trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1745434> # Slave ships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Slave ships"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54168450> # Barry Unsworth
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1930" ;
    schema:deathDate "2012" ;
    schema:familyName "Unsworth" ;
    schema:givenName "Barry" ;
    schema:name "Barry Unsworth" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385534772>
    a pto:Acid-free_paper, schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "alk. paper" ;
    schema:isbn "0385534779" ;
    schema:isbn "9780385534772" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.