The Resource Tall poppies, Janet Woods

Tall poppies, Janet Woods

Label
Tall poppies
Title
Tall poppies
Statement of responsibility
Janet Woods
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dorset, 1917. If it's not enough that a girl from a good background is forced to work as a maid, Livia Carr is then violated by the master of the house and becomes pregnant. Her only course is to marry the son of the house, Richard Sangster, a World War One hero who has returned home an invalid. He is not expected to live, and he offers Livia and the child legitimacy, as well as his name and estate. Livia grows to love Richard, but even though it's expected, his death comes as a great blow to her. Into the breach steps Livia's first love, and Richard's friend, Denton Elliot. But will he desert her when the secret of the child's parentage is revealed to him?
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woods, Janet
Dewey number
823.9/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6123
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegitimate children
  • Dorset (England)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Secrecy
  • First loves
  • Women household employees
Target audience
adult
Label
Tall poppies, Janet Woods
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"One woman -- two loves ..."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"One woman -- two loves..." -- Cover. -Dorset, 1917. If it's not enough that a girl from a good background is forced to work as a maid, Livia Carr is then violated by her master and falls pregnant. But help unexpectedly comes from her attacker's son, Richard, a WWI hero who is not expected to live much longer. He marries her, and his death, though expected, comes as a great blow. Into the breach steps Livia's first love, Denton Elliot -- but he does not know the truth about her child's parentage . .
Control code
ocn772579828
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st world ed.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780727881366
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)772579828
Label
Tall poppies, Janet Woods
Publication
Note
"One woman -- two loves ..."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"One woman -- two loves..." -- Cover. -Dorset, 1917. If it's not enough that a girl from a good background is forced to work as a maid, Livia Carr is then violated by her master and falls pregnant. But help unexpectedly comes from her attacker's son, Richard, a WWI hero who is not expected to live much longer. He marries her, and his death, though expected, comes as a great blow. Into the breach steps Livia's first love, Denton Elliot -- but he does not know the truth about her child's parentage . .
Control code
ocn772579828
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st world ed.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780727881366
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)772579828

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