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The gown : a novel of the royal wedding / Jennifer Robson.

Available copies

  • 15 of 16 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library FIC ROBS (Text) 30886001064548 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 2020-05-01

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062884275
  • Physical Description: 371, 16 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
London, 1947: Besieged by the harshest winter in living memory, burdened by onerous shortages and rationing, the people of postwar Britain are enduring lives of quiet desperation despite their nation's recent victory. Among them are Ann Hughes and Miriam Dassin, embroiderers at the famed Mayfair fashion house of Norman Hartnell. Together they forge an unlikely friendship, but their nascent hopes for a brighter future are tested when they are chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime honor: taking part in the creation of Princess Elizabeth's wedding gown.
Subject: Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- > Fiction.
Wedding costume > Fiction.
Women dressmakers > Fiction.
London (England) > Social life and customs > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Historical fiction.
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