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The Resource Midnight blue, Simone van der Vlugt ; translated by Jenny Watson

Midnight blue, Simone van der Vlugt ; translated by Jenny Watson

Label
Midnight blue
Title
Midnight blue
Statement of responsibility
Simone van der Vlugt ; translated by Jenny Watson
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Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Amsterdam, 1654: following the sudden death of her husband, 25 year old Catrin leaves her small village and takes a job as housekeeper to the successful Van Nulandt merchant family. Her new life is vibrant and exciting in a city at the peak of its powers: commerce, science and art are flourishing and the ships leaving Amsterdam bring back exotic riches from the Far East. When an unwelcome figure from her past threatens her new life, Catrin flees to Delft. There, her painting talent earns her a chance to try out as a pottery painter. Slowly, the workshop begins to develop a new type of pottery to rival the coveted Chinese porcelain and Delft Blue is born. But when tragedy strikes, Catrin has a hard choice to make
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Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
839.3137
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Dutch
Literary form
fiction
Label
Midnight blue, Simone van der Vlugt ; translated by Jenny Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the Netherlands as Nachtblauw by Ambo Anthos 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 329)
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
ocn992166483
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
332 pages
Isbn
9780008212100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)992166483
Label
Midnight blue, Simone van der Vlugt ; translated by Jenny Watson
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the Netherlands as Nachtblauw by Ambo Anthos 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 329)
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
ocn992166483
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
332 pages
Isbn
9780008212100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)992166483

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