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Złodziejka - Sarah Waters
Złodziejka
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Wiktoriańska Anglia, 1862 rok. Susan Trinder i Maud Lilly mają po osiemnaście lat, obie są sierotami, obie straciły matki w dramatycznych okolicznościach. Sue Trinder, córka złodziejki i morderczyni, mieszka w Londynie przy Lant Street, w domu oszusta i pasera, gdzie codziennie załatwia się... show more
Wiktoriańska Anglia, 1862 rok. Susan Trinder i Maud Lilly mają po osiemnaście lat, obie są sierotami, obie straciły matki w dramatycznych okolicznościach. Sue Trinder, córka złodziejki i morderczyni, mieszka w Londynie przy Lant Street, w domu oszusta i pasera, gdzie codziennie załatwia się brudne interesy. Panna Maud Lilly - wykształcona młoda dama - wychowuje się w Briar, posiadłości wuja, miłośnika i kolekcjonera nader specyficznego gatunku książek. Pewnego dnia losy obu dziewcząt się łączą. Niezwykła i zaskakująca historia, utrzymana w duchu powieści Dickensa i Wilkiego Collinsa.  

źródło opisu: Prószyński i S-ka, 2002
źródło okładki: http://www.antykwariatpodkarpacki.pl/
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Format: papier
ISBN: 8373376089
Publisher: Prószyński i S-ka
Pages no: 557
Edition language: Polski
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