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The Resource A mercy, Toni Morrison

A mercy, Toni Morrison

Label
A mercy
Title
A mercy
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith, in a novel set in late seventeenth-century America
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267911
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
M47 2008b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Racism
  • Large type books
  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Large type books
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn212855381
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
273 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739326305
Lccn
2008482000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)212855381
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn212855381
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
273 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739326305
Lccn
2008482000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)212855381

Library Locations

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