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The Resource The pagoda, a novel by Patricia Powell

The pagoda, a novel by Patricia Powell

Label
The pagoda
Title
The pagoda
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Patricia Powell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Chinese lesbian hides on a ship bound for 1890s Jamaica, dressed as a man. On being discovered the captain rapes her, after which he establishes her in business as a man, married to a black lesbian. The story is told in a letter to a daughter by her "father," revealing a family secret
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Powell, Patricia
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9265.9.P68
LC item number
P34 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese fiction
  • Plantation life
  • Immigrants
  • Chinese
  • Plantation life
  • Immigrants
  • Jamaica
Label
The pagoda, a novel by Patricia Powell
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
38519202
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780679454892
Lccn
98014568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The pagoda, a novel by Patricia Powell
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
38519202
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780679454892
Lccn
98014568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

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