skip to content
The tailor's daughter Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The tailor's daughter

Author: Janice Graham
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Rejecting an undesirable marriage in favor of working at her father's prestigious Savile Row tailoring firm, hearing-impaired Victorian gentlewoman Veda Grenfell reluctantly accepts the advances of unpredictable heir Harry Breadalbane.
Rating:

based on 2 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janice Graham
ISBN: 9780312349134 0312349130
OCLC Number: 61285690
Description: viii, 392 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Janice Graham.
More information:

Abstract:

Rejecting an undesirable marriage in favor of working at her father's prestigious Savile Row tailoring firm, hearing-impaired Victorian gentlewoman Veda Grenfell reluctantly accepts the advances of unpredictable heir Harry Breadalbane.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

I was completely immersed in her world

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2013-05-10) Excellent Permalink

Veda Grenfell comes from a prosperous tailoring family, but her brother longs to be a scholar rather than take over the family business one day. Veda, on the other hand, loves tailoring and has a knack for design, but is stymied by her gender and the societal restrictions of 1860s London. A...
Read more...  Read more...

  • 1 of 1 people found this review helpful. Did it help you? 
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (11)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

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/61285690> # The tailor's daughter
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "61285690" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Topic/deaf_women> ; # Deaf women
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1119370> ; # Single mothers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Place/london_england> ; # London (England)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178588> ; # Women tailors
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Topic/single_mothers> ; # Single mothers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204271> ; # England--London.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888565> ; # Deaf women
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88004275> ; # Women tailors
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122346> ; # Social classes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/814463> ; # Aristocracy (Social class)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Topic/social_classes> ; # Social classes
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Person/graham_janice> ; # Janice Graham
   schema:datePublished "2006" ;
   schema:description "Rejecting an undesirable marriage in favor of working at her father's prestigious Savile Row tailoring firm, hearing-impaired Victorian gentlewoman Veda Grenfell reluctantly accepts the advances of unpredictable heir Harry Breadalbane."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/351749658> ;
   schema:genre "Love stories"@en ;
   schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The tailor's daughter"@en ;
   schema:productID "61285690" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61285690#PublicationEvent/new_york_st_martin_s_press_2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Agent/st_martin_s_press> ; # St. Martin's Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0714/2005051698-s.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312349134> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61285690> ;
    .


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/351749658#Agent/st_martin_s_press> # St. Martin's Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "St. Martin's Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Person/graham_janice> # Janice Graham
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Graham" ;
   schema:givenName "Janice" ;
   schema:name "Janice Graham" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351749658#Place/london_england> # London (England)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London (England)" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88004275> # Women tailors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women tailors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1119370> # Single mothers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Single mothers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122346> # Social classes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social classes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178588> # Women tailors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women tailors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204271> # England--London.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England--London." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/814463> # Aristocracy (Social class)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Aristocracy (Social class)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888565> # Deaf women
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Deaf women"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312349134>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0312349130" ;
   schema:isbn "9780312349134" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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