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Daughter of fortune

Label
Daughter of fortune
Title
Daughter of fortune
Statement of responsibility
by Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
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w80DW59jFWw
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Set in Anglophile Chili and goldrush California during the middle years of the nineteenth century, this magnificent romance tells the story of English orphan Eliza Sommers who grows up in the bustling Vilparaiso. Eliza is a spirited romantic who becomes embroiled in a forbidden love affair with the charismatic but unpredictable Joaquin Andieta. When he disappears suddenly for California, and Eliza hears of riches that gold strikes have brought him, she can but follow after him
Summary
The story of a young woman's quest for love and fortune during the California Gold Rush in San Francisco
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
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012508
Dewey number
823.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1250
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Daughter of fortune
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Fiction
Edition
  • Hard cover ed. /
  • Large Print.
Isbn
9781841975108
Physical substance
Hardback.
System control number
(Sirsi) 888982
Label
Daughter of fortune
Publication
Contents
Fiction
Edition
  • Hard cover ed. /
  • Large Print.
Isbn
9781841975108
Physical substance
Hardback.
System control number
(Sirsi) 888982

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