skip to content
The Wings of the Dove. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Wings of the Dove.

Author: Henry James; Brenda Wineapple
Publisher: Signet Imprint ; New York : Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated ; Boulder : NetLibrary, Incorporated Distributor, July 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Annotation An angel with a thumping bank account Milly Theale, an American heiress in London, is young, hungry for life, and terminally ill. There she meets the dazzling beauty Kate Croy. Unbeknownst to Milly, Kate is madly in love with an old acquaintance of hers, Merton Densher, a young journalist who has everything a woman like Kate could want-except money. Intensely aware of her new friend's fate and coveting  Read more...
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James; Brenda Wineapple
ISBN: 9780786539727 0786539720
OCLC Number: 760743309
Target Audience: Trade; Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated.

Abstract:

Annotation An angel with a thumping bank account Milly Theale, an American heiress in London, is young, hungry for life, and terminally ill. There she meets the dazzling beauty Kate Croy. Unbeknownst to Milly, Kate is madly in love with an old acquaintance of hers, Merton Densher, a young journalist who has everything a woman like Kate could want-except money. Intensely aware of her new friend's fate and coveting her fortune, Kate secretly spurs Merton to seduce and marry Milly, who believes that to die without having loved is not to have lived at all. But when Milly discovers their scheme to inherit her wealth, Kate and Merton learn that deceit can have unforeseen consequences ...

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/760743309> # The Wings of the Dove.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "760743309" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Place/boulder> ; # Boulder
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Topic/london_england> ; # London (England)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Topic/fiction_general> ; # Fiction--General
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Topic/venice_italy> ; # Venice (Italy)
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contentRating "Trade" ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Person/james_henry_1843_1916> ; # Henry James
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Person/wineapple_brenda> ; # Brenda Wineapple
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:datePublished "July 2003" ;
   schema:description "Annotation An angel with a thumping bank account Milly Theale, an American heiress in London, is young, hungry for life, and terminally ill. There she meets the dazzling beauty Kate Croy. Unbeknownst to Milly, Kate is madly in love with an old acquaintance of hers, Merton Densher, a young journalist who has everything a woman like Kate could want-except money. Intensely aware of her new friend's fate and coveting her fortune, Kate secretly spurs Merton to seduce and marry Milly, who believes that to die without having loved is not to have lived at all. But when Milly discovers their scheme to inherit her wealth, Kate and Merton learn that deceit can have unforeseen consequences ..." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/346828> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction" ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Wings of the Dove." ;
   schema:productID "760743309" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/760743309#PublicationEvent/signet_imprint_new_york_penguin_group_usa_incorporated_boulder_netlibrary_incorporated_distributor_july_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/signet_imprint> ; # Signet Imprint
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/netlibrary_incorporated_distributor> ; # NetLibrary, Incorporated Distributor
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/penguin_group_usa_incorporated> ; # Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
   schema:url <http://WX7CF7ZP2H.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=WX7CF7ZP2H&S=JCs&C=TC001963000&T=marc> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786539727> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/760743309> ;
    .


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/346828#Agent/netlibrary_incorporated_distributor> # NetLibrary, Incorporated Distributor
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "NetLibrary, Incorporated Distributor" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/penguin_group_usa_incorporated> # Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/signet_imprint> # Signet Imprint
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Signet Imprint" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Person/james_henry_1843_1916> # Henry James
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1843" ;
   schema:deathDate "1916" ;
   schema:familyName "James" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry" ;
   schema:name "Henry James" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Person/wineapple_brenda> # Brenda Wineapple
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wineapple" ;
   schema:givenName "Brenda" ;
   schema:name "Brenda Wineapple" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Topic/london_england> # London (England)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "London (England)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786539727>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0786539720" ;
   schema:isbn "9780786539727" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/760743309#PublicationEvent/signet_imprint_new_york_penguin_group_usa_incorporated_boulder_netlibrary_incorporated_distributor_july_2003>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Place/boulder> ; # Boulder
   schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/netlibrary_incorporated_distributor> ; # NetLibrary, Incorporated Distributor
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/penguin_group_usa_incorporated> ; # Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346828#Agent/signet_imprint> ; # Signet Imprint
   schema:startDate "July 2003" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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