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Daughter of fortune : a novel

Author: Isabel Allende; Margaret Sayers Peden
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harper Perennial edView all editions and formats
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A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
History
Romance fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isabel Allende; Margaret Sayers Peden
ISBN: 0061120251 9780061120251 1417755946 9781417755943
OCLC Number: 70274788
Notes: Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, ©1999.
"P.S. insights, interviews, & more"--Cover.
Description: 399, 20 pages : map ; 21 cm
Contents: Part one 1843-1848 : Eliza ; English ; Sen̋oritas ; Ruined reputation ; Suitors ; Miss Rose ; Love --
Part two 1848-1849 : The news ; The farewell ; Fourth son ; Tao Chi'en ; The voyage ; The Argonauts ; The secret --
Part three 1850-1853 : El Dorado ; Business dealing ; Soiled doves ; Disillusion ; Singsong girl ; Joaquin ; An unusual pair.
Other Titles: Hija de la fortuna.
Responsibility: Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden.

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A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.

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