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The Resource Omai : the prince who never was, Richard Connaughton

Omai : the prince who never was, Richard Connaughton

Label
Omai : the prince who never was
Title
Omai
Title remainder
the prince who never was
Statement of responsibility
Richard Connaughton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the vivid account of the tragedy of England's first black celebrity, the 'noble savage' who became the toast of London society only to be spurned by his own people. But, as the subject of Reynolds' most celebrated painting, Omai has achieved immortality
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connaughton, R. M.
Dewey number
  • 914.1'0473
  • 920 OMAI
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Omai
  • Tahitians
  • Tahitians
  • Great Britain
  • Travel and Tourism
Label
Omai : the prince who never was, Richard Connaughton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-264) and index
Control code
9781857252057
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 270 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781857252057
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
Omai : the prince who never was, Richard Connaughton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-264) and index
Control code
9781857252057
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 270 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781857252057
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)

Library Locations

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      10 St Ann's Street, London, SW1P 2DE, GB
      51.49747499999999 -0.130671
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