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The chemistry of tears, by Peter Carey

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The chemistry of tears
Title
The chemistry of tears
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by Peter Carey
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eng
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London, 2010. Grieving the loss of her lover, Swinburne museum curator Catherine Gehrig is given a special project--bring back to life an automaton whose original owner, 19th century Englishman Henry Brandling, was also confronted with the mystery of life and death
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Title
The chemistry of tears
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Summary
When Catherine Gehrig's married lover dies suddenly she is griefstricken. To help distract her from her pain, she is given a project at work which requires her to research and put together a nineteenth century mechanical automaton originally built in Germany. Catherine gets more and more involved in the past as she learns about the Englishman, Henry Brandling, who commissioned the magical automaton for his consumptive son.
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10061322
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.C36
LC item number
C44 2012
Literary form
fiction
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adult
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Peter Carey
The chemistry of tears, by Peter Carey
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
229 p.
Isbn
9780307295712
Lccn
2012005880

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