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The toss of a lemon, Padma Viswanathan

Label
The toss of a lemon
Title
The toss of a lemon
Statement of responsibility
Padma Viswanathan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spanning the lifetime of one woman (1896-1962), The Toss of a Lemon brings readers intimately into a Brahmin household, into an India in the midst of social and political upheaval. Married at ten, widowed at eighteen, left with two children, Sivakami must wear widow's whites, shave her head, and touch no one from dawn to dusk. She is not allowed to remarry, and in the next sixty years she ventures outside her family compound only three times ..
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Viswanathan, Padma
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.4.V57
LC item number
T67 2009
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Families
  • India
  • India
Label
The toss of a lemon, Padma Viswanathan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2008
  • "Mariner book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (619 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035683916
Label
The toss of a lemon, Padma Viswanathan
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2008
  • "Mariner book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (619 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035683916

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