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George H. & Laura E. Brown Library F Sol (Text) 30308101028000 Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780452297647
  • Physical Description: 357 pages : music ; 21 cm
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  • Publisher: New York : Plume, [2011]

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General Note: Originally published as: Novel in the viola. London : Sceptre, 2011.
Summary, etc.: To escape 1938 Vienna, Elise Landau, a Jew, accepts employment as a domestic servant at Tyneford, a family estate in England, where her involvement with the son of the master of the house changes her life in unexpected ways.
Subject: Household employees Fiction
Immigrants Fiction
Jews England Fiction
Aristocracy (Social class) England Fiction
Aristocracy (Political science) England Fiction
Great Britain History George VI, 1936-1952 Fiction
England Social life and customs Fiction
Great Britain History 20th century Fiction
Genre: Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Summary: "It's the spring of 1938 and no longer safe to be a Jew in Vienna. Nineteen-year-old Elise Landau realizes her only means of escape is to advertise her services as a domestic servant in England. Fate brings her ad to the attention of Christopher Rivers, handsome scion of the aristocratic Rivers family and master of Tyneford. An anxious Elise arrives at Tyneford and immediately falls under its spell. When Christopher's young son, Kit, returns home, the two strike up an unlikely friendship that will change Tyneford--and Elise--forever"--
To escape 1938 Vienna, Elise Landau, a Jew, accepts employment as a domestic servant at Tyneford, a family estate in England, where her involvement with the son of the master of the house changes her life in unexpected ways.
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