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Collection: 7-day Books
Call Number: F
Author: Gregory, Philippa
Title: Dark tides
Remainder of title: a novel
Summary, etc. note: "#1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory's new historical novel tracks the rise of the Tidelands family in London, Venice, and New England. Midsummer Eve 1670. Two unexpected visitors arrive at a shabby warehouse on the south side of the River Thames. The first is a wealthy man hoping to find the lover he deserted twenty-one years before. James Avery has everything to offer, including the favour of the newly restored King Charles II, and he believes that the warehouse's poor owner Alinor has the one thing his money cannot buy-his son and heir. The second visitor is a beautiful widow from Venice in deepest mourning. She claims Alinor as her mother-in-law and has come to tell Alinor that her son Rob has drowned in the dark tides of the Venice lagoon. Alinor writes to her brother Ned, newly arrived in faraway New England and trying to make a life between the worlds of the English newcomers and the American Indians as they move toward inevitable war. Alinor tells him that she knows-without doubt-that her son is alive and the widow is an imposter. Set in the poverty and glamour of Restoration London, in the golden streets of Venice, and on the tensely contested frontier of early America, this is a novel of greed and desire: for love, for wealth, for a child, and for home"--

International Standard Book Number: 9781501187186
: (hardcover)
: (ebook)
Canceled/invalid ISBN: 9781501187209
Description conventions: rda
Authentication code: pcc
Classification number: PR6057.R386
Item number: D37 2020
Edition number: 23
Classification number: 823/.914
Statement of responsibility, etc.: Philippa Gregory.
Edition statement: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Place of publication: New York ,NY
Name of publisher: Simon & Schuster
Date of publication: 2020
Projected publication date: 2011
: New York :
: Atria Books,
: 2020.
Extent: 441 pages
: rdacontent
: text
: txt
: rdamedia
: unmediated
: n
: rdacarrier
: volume
: nc
Series statement: The fairmile series ;
Volume number/sequential designation: vol 2
: Provided by publisher.
Source of acquisition: B & T 12/4/2020
Purchase price: 28.00
Subject: Wealth
Subject: Historical fiction
Subject: Greed
Source of term: gsafd
Genre/form data or focus term: Domestic fiction.
Genre/form data or focus term: Historical fiction.
Main entry heading: Gregory, Philippa,
Place, publisher, and date of publication: New York : Atria Books, 2020.
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Title: Dark tides
Record control number: (DLC) 2020033250
International Standard Book Number: 9781501187209
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