The potato factory
by
 
Courtenay, Bryce, 1933-2012, author.

Title
The potato factory

Author
Courtenay, Bryce, 1933-2012, author.

ISBN
9780143004561

Personal Author
Courtenay, Bryce, 1933-2012, author.

Publication Information
Camberwell, Vic. Penguin, 2006.
 
©1995.

Physical Description
832 pages ; 20 cm.

Series
Potato factory trilogy ; 1
 
Potato factory trilogy ; 1.

Series Title
Potato factory trilogy ;

General Note
First published by William Heinemann Australia, 1995.

Abstract
Brothel mistress Hannah is Ikey Solomon's wife, whilst Mary is his sometimes mistress. When Hannah and Mary are banished to Australia, they set about raising their separate families. Ikey is drawn to the colony, where the destinies of both family groups are locked together by his greed.

Subject Term
Criminals -- England -- London -- Fiction.
 
Australian fiction.
 
Convicts -- Tasmania -- Fiction.
 
Criminals -- England -- Fiction.

Genre
Historical fiction.

Geographic Term
Tasmania -- Social conditions -- 1803-1900 -- Fiction.
 
Tasmania -- Social conditions -- Fiction.
 
London (England) -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction.
 
London (England) -- 19th century -- Fiction.
 
Tasmania -- 1803-1900 -- Fiction.

Format
Regular print


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