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The Resource The getting of wisdom

The getting of wisdom

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The getting of wisdom
Title
The getting of wisdom
Creator
Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
CLASSIC FICTION (PRE C 1945). AUSTRALIAN. Henry Handel Richardson's The Getting of Wisdom is the coming-of-age story of a spontaneous heroine who finds herself ensconced in the rigidity of a turn-of-the-century boarding school. The clever and highly imaginative Laura has difficulty fitting in with her wealthy classmates and begins to compromise her ideals in her search for popularity and acceptance
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1870-1946
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Richardson, Henry Handel, pseudonym
Series statement
Popular Penguins
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  • Presbyterian Ladies' College (East Melbourne, Vic.) -
  • Boarding schools
  • Private schools
  • Girls
Label
The getting of wisdom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: Getting of wisdom. London : Heinemann, 1910
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
26481108
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780143202707
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 26481108
  • (Sirsi) 26481108
Label
The getting of wisdom
Publication
Note
First published: Getting of wisdom. London : Heinemann, 1910
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
26481108
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780143202707
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 26481108
  • (Sirsi) 26481108

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