Coverart for item
The Resource The silent boy, Andrew Taylor

The silent boy, Andrew Taylor

Label
The silent boy
Title
The silent boy
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Taylor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paris, 1792. Terror reigns as the city writhes in the grip of revolution. The streets run with blood as thousands lose their heads to the guillotine. Edward Savill, working in London as agent for a wealthy American, receives word that his estranged wife Augusta has been killed in France. She leaves behind ten-year-old Charles, who is brought to England to Charnwood Court, a house in the country leased by a group of emigre refugees. Savill is sent to retrieve the boy, though it proves easier to reach Charnwood than to leave. And only when Savill arrives there does he discover that Charles is mute. The boy has witnessed horrors beyond his years, but what terrible secret haunts him so deeply that he is unable to utter a word?
Cataloging source
JNE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951 October 14-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Andrew
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.A79
LC item number
S55 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mute persons
  • Refugee children
  • Suspense fiction
  • France
Label
The silent boy, Andrew Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223114102503
  • 31223114102511
  • 31223114102495
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
424 pages
Isbn
9780008131357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20151029-084
System control number
  • 1001838199
  • (OCoLC)925537709
Label
The silent boy, Andrew Taylor
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223114102503
  • 31223114102511
  • 31223114102495
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
424 pages
Isbn
9780008131357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20151029-084
System control number
  • 1001838199
  • (OCoLC)925537709

Library Locations

    • Richmond/Senator Milton Marks LibraryBorrow it
      351 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
      37.781855 -122.468054
    • Main LibraryBorrow it
      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
Processing Feedback ...