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A proper education for girls, Elaine DiRollo

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A proper education for girls
Title
A proper education for girls
Statement of responsibility
Elaine DiRollo
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in 1857 between England and India, this novel shows the devotion of sisters and the Victorian obsession with empire, experiments and photography. It illuminates the dark heart of Victorian hypocrisy and selfishness
Biographical or historical data
Elaine di Rollo comes from Lancashire and now lives in Scotland. She has a PhD from Edinburgh University in the social history of medicine, and is currently a lecturer at Napier University. A Proper Education for Girls (first published as The Peachgrowers' Almanac), was shortlisted for the Saltire First Book prize, the Scottish Arts Council First Book Award and the Guildford Literary Festival First Book Award. Her second novel is Bleakly Hall.
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DiRollo, Elaine
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no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Twins
  • Sisters
  • General
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • England
  • India
Target audience
general
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A proper education for girls, Elaine DiRollo
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Publication
Control code
9780099513469
Dimensions
20x13x2 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780099513469
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A proper education for girls, Elaine DiRollo
Publication
Control code
9780099513469
Dimensions
20x13x2 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780099513469
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print

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