The Resource Fingersmith, Sarah Waters

Fingersmith, Sarah Waters

Label
Fingersmith
Title
Fingersmith
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Waters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Victorian England, an orphan girl is sent to a country estate by someone she knows only as Gentleman. Sue is to work as Maud's maid and help him woo the simple heiress..
Summary
Growing up as a foster child among a family of thieves, orphan Sue Trinder hopes to pay back that kindness by playing a key role in a swindle scheme devised by their leader, Gentleman, who is planning to con a fortune out of the naive Maud Lily, but Sue's growing pity for their helpless victim could destroy the plot
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Ellis Peters Historical Dagger Award, 2002.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065797
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waters, Sarah
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pickpockets
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Fingersmith, Sarah Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Riverhead trade paperback.
Extent
582 pages
Isbn
9781573229722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Fingersmith, Sarah Waters
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Riverhead trade paperback.
Extent
582 pages
Isbn
9781573229722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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