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Merchants" daughters

Helen F. Siu

Merchants" daughters

women, commerce, and regional culture in South China

by Helen F. Siu

  • 397 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Regional disparities,
  • Businesswomen

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Helen F. Siu
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6200 .M47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 375 p. :
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25538787M
    ISBN 109622099696
    ISBN 109789622099692
    OCLC/WorldCa506253101

    Florentine silk merchant Giovanni Pietro d’Angelo and his wife want nothing more than to marry their daughters to wealthy men of distinction. But when their son is implicated in a tragic accident, it is their eldest daughter, Bianca, who must pay the price—by marrying the powerful and debauched Sebastiano Rovere in exchange for his silence. So, when I find a book that has a Beauty and the Beast theme to it. I grab it! And this one is my favorite! Author: Melaine Dickerson. Genre: Romance, Fantasy. Time Era: England. Annabel was once the daughter of a wealthy merchant, but when her father died three years ago, Annabel and her family were left destitute and in debt.

    The Silk Merchant’s daughters series is an amazing read. Bianca, the first book of the series opens up with a Florentine Silk merchant called Pietro d’Angelo and his wife. They both want to marry their daughters to very rich men of notable distinction in the society. The Merchant's Daughter () About book: This is a very quiet book. It's a good one, not my favorite re-telling of Beauty and the Beast, but then, I'm not sure I've read an amazing version of Beauty and the Beast. Just a note for everyone who hasn't seen the ranting reviews, this is a Christian novel. It had several excerpts from the Bible.

    Florentine silk merchant Giovanni Pietro d'Angelo and his wife want nothing more than to marry their daughters to wealthy men of distinction. But when their son is implicated in a tragic accident, it is their eldest daughter, Bianca, who must pay the price - by marrying the powerful and debauched Sebastiano Rovere in exchange for his silence/5(2). Just as merchant's daughter Felicity Mayson is spurned once again because of her meager dowry, she receives an unexpected invitation to Lady Blackstone's country home. Being introduced to the wealthy Oliver Ratley is an admitted delight, as is his rather heedless yet inviting proposal of marriage.


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Just a note for everyone who hasn't seen the ranting reviews, this is a Christian novel. It had several excerpts from the Bible/5(4). Her first book, The Healer’s Apprentice, won the National Readers’ Choice Award for Best First Book inand The Merchant’s Daughter won the Carol Award.

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