skip to content
Violet : the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Violet : the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse

Author: Jessica Douglas-Home
Publisher: London : Harvill Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Chronicles the genius of the exotic musician whose skill on the harpsichord was renowned, whose salon drew the likes of Picasso, and whose menage-a-cinque lifestyle scandalized Europe.

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: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Douglas-Home, Jessica.
Violet.
London : Harvill Press, 1996
(OCoLC)636559969
Named Person: Violet Gordon Woodhouse; Violet Gordon Woodhouse; Violet Gordon Woodhouse
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Douglas-Home
ISBN: 1860462693 9781860462696
OCLC Number: 36358401
Awards: Shortlisted for Whitbread Book Awards: Biography Category 1997.
Shortlisted for Marsh Biography Award 1997.
Description: x, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jessica Douglas-Home.

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.
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/36358401> # Violet : the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "36358401" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML417> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/feminisme> ; # Feminisme
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/951713> ; # Harpsichordists
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/klavecinisten> ; # Klavecinisten
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/muziekleven> ; # Muziekleven
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030837> ; # Musicians
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/harpsichordists_england> ; # Harpsichordists--England
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/musicians_england> ; # Musicians--England
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Person/gordon_woodhouse_violet> ; # Violet Gordon Woodhouse
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/786.4092/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/211772> ; # Violet Gordon Woodhouse
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Topic/oude_muziek> ; # Oude muziek
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/245661245> ; # Jessica Douglas-Home
   schema:datePublished "1996" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/477967064> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/636559969> ;
   schema:name "Violet : the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse"@en ;
   schema:productID "36358401" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36358401#PublicationEvent/london_harvill_press_1996> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Agent/harvill_press> ; # Harvill Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781860462696> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36358401> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477967064#Person/gordon_woodhouse_violet> # Violet Gordon Woodhouse
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gordon Woodhouse" ;
   schema:givenName "Violet" ;
   schema:name "Violet Gordon Woodhouse" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030837> # Musicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Musicians"@en ;
    .

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

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/951713> # Harpsichordists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Harpsichordists"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/211772> # Violet Gordon Woodhouse
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1871" ;
   schema:deathDate "1948" ;
   schema:familyName "Gordon Woodhouse" ;
   schema:givenName "Violet" ;
   schema:name "Violet Gordon Woodhouse" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/245661245> # Jessica Douglas-Home
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Douglas-Home" ;
   schema:givenName "Jessica" ;
   schema:name "Jessica Douglas-Home" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781860462696>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1860462693" ;
   schema:isbn "9781860462696" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/636559969>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Violet." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36358401> ; # Violet : the life and loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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