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Philpot, Elizabeth 1780-1857

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Works: 11 works in 44 publications in 7 languages and 4,687 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction 
Classifications: PS3553.H4367, 813.54
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Publications about Elizabeth Philpot
Most widely held works about Elizabeth Philpot
    Remarkable creatures by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    18 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3,288 libraries worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    Remarkable creatures a novel by Tracy Chevalier( Sound Recording )
    13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
    Growing up fascinated with the fossils she collected on the beach, Mary Anning blossomed into a skillful amateur archaeologist. When she discovers an intriguing fossilized skeleton, townspeople and religious authorities react viciously. Barred from the scientific community and in love with an unavailable man, Mary turns to Elizabeth Philpot, a London exile, for friendship. Together, they look to make their way in the evolving nineteenth century through archaeology and scientific discovery
    Las huellas de la vida by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    <> by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    2 editions published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 15 libraries worldwide
    Dziewczyna z muszlą by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in Polish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    Prodigieuses créatures : roman by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    Prelestnye sozdanii︠a︡ : [roman] by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in Russian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
    Remarkable créatures by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    Zwei bemerkenswerte Frauen Roman by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
    When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
    Tracy Chevalier: Remarkable creatures by Tracy Chevalier( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Tracy Chevalier is the author of the international bestseller Girl with a Pearl Earring. The book, based on the creation of the famous painting by Johannes Vermeer, was adapted into an award-winning film starring Colin Firth and Scarlett Johansson. Noted for her mesmerizing storytelling and the fluid use of period language, Chevalier pays exquisite attention to detail in both plot and setting in her historical novels. Her latest novel, Remarkable Creatures, is based on the life of the 19th-century English fossil collector Mary Anning, who discovered the first complete specimen of an ichthyosaur
    Remarkable creatures by Tracy Chevalier( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    After Mary is struck by lightning, she is gifted with the ability to see hidden fossils. But when she finds a skeleton, she soon faces the trials of a male-dominated scientific society
 
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English (34)
French (4)
Hebrew (2)
German (1)
Polish (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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