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Gage Street Courtesan free pdf Opera singer Franziska Goldmann has fallen on hard times, but a chance encounter with Queen Victoria's musically inclined second son seems to offer Franziska an opportunity to resume her career as a singer. But it is the other unpredictable characters in her life, including her German anarchist lover and a devious procurer, who may ultimately determine her destiny. The haunting story of a lone woman's struggle to escape her fate, this story unfolds against the ironically observed background of colonial society, from the waterfront brothels to the mansions of the rich.

About Christopher New

Christopher New is the author of the China Coast trilogy and "Goodbye Chairman Mao," "The Kaminsky Cure," "The Road to Maridur," and "A Small Place"" in the Desert." He taught philosophy for many years at Hong Kong University.

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Author : Christopher New
Publisher : Earnshaw Books Limited
Data Published : 07 November 2013
ISBN : 9881616352
EAN : 9789881616357
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 182 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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