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The Dress Lodger

(1998)
A novel by

 
 
It is 1832 and Sunderland is in the grip of a cholera epidemic. Gustine, a young prostitute, walks the streets, passing the dead and dying, but her only concern is saving the fragile life of her baby. Surgeon Henry Chivers seems like her only hope, but Henry's obsession with her child is growing.

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"Sheri Holman vividly and convincingly conjures a fully-textured fictive past peopled with strange and true characters." - Charles Frazier

"Sheri Holman's prose, tart, racy and sombre, will sing in your soul a long while." - Frank McCourt


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June 2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 1-56895-880-3 / 978-1-56895-880-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wheeler Pub Inc
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December 1998 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-87113-753-4 / 978-0-87113-753-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Pr
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Paperback Editions

May 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-8021-4492-6 / 978-0-8021-4492-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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January 2001 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dress Lodger (Ballantine Reader's Circle)
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-345-43691-1 / 978-0-345-43691-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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August 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-340-71784-X / 978-0-87113-753-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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October 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-340-71783-1 / 978-0-340-71783-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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Audio Editions

July 2013 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 1-4708-8962-5 / 978-1-4708-8962-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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December 2004 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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December 2004 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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August 2000 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-7861-9605-X / 978-0-7861-9605-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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August 2000 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-7861-1819-9 / 978-0-7861-1819-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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August 2000 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Dress Lodger Lib/E
Author(s): Sheri Holman
ISBN: 0-7861-9852-4 / 978-0-7861-9852-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
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Kindle Editions

April 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Dress Lodger
Author(s): Sheri Holman
Publisher: Grove Press
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