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Girl With A Pearl Earring by  Tracy Chevalier - Paperback - 2003 - from Hessay Books and Biblio.com

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Girl With A Pearl Earring

by Chevalier, Tracy

Condition: Fine


HarperCollins, 2003. 308pp, softback covers with a photograph from the film. A clean, tight copy. Griet becomes a maid in Vermeer's household. Mass Market Paperback. Fine.

A sumptuous new look for Tracy Chevalier's bestselling novel. Griet, the young daughter of a tilemaker in seventeeth century Holland, obtains her first job, as a servant in Vermeer's household. Tracy Chevalier shows us, through Griet's eyes, the complicated family, the society of the small town of Delft, and life with an obsessive genius. Griet loves being drawn into his artistic life, and leaving her former drudgery, but the cost to her own survival may be high.




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