R sultats de la rechercheThe Doll Factory, Elizabeth Macneal, Mc Millan Libri Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en jour ou en magasin avec % de r ductionThe Doll Factory is a gripping, artfully written historical novel with a highly contemporary sensibility The setting th century London full of pomp, grime and menace plays just one part in an immersive and intellectually satisfying narrative that interrogates gender politics, classism, relationships, artistic obsession and erotomania with a painterly eye and gleefully dark heartThe Doll Factory is a riveting, gritty tale set in London in the mid s at a time when the city was bustling, scavenging was prevalent, respectability meant everything, The Great Exhibition was a structural marvel, and the Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood was redefining visual artThe Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal is the intoxicating story of a young woman who aspires to be an artist, and the man whose obsession may destroy her world for ever London The greatest spectacle the city has ever seen is being built in Hyde Park, and among the crowd watching two people meet For Iris, an aspiring artist, it is the encounter of a moment forgotten seconds later, but for Silas, a collector entranced by the strange and beautiful, that meeting marks a new beginningThe Doll Factory isn t just inspired by the Victorian era it takes Thackeray s social satire and Rodin s natural forms and molds them into a stunning portrait of a modern heroineThe Doll Factory reminded me of The Crimson Petal and the White, Fingersmith and Vanity Fair but had a richness of tone that was uniquely its own Macneal writes with utter mastery, creating a lushly intricate world peopled by living, breathing characters you can t help but fall in love with and a plot that rattles like a speeding carriage to its thrilling conclusion I couldn t put it down You won t be able to either Elizabeth Day, award winning author of THE PARTYDoll Factory Direct The Doll Factory has been manufacturing realistic baby and toddler dolls, anatomically correct babies and ethnic dolls since ACTUAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE ADDED TO ALL ORDERS OFFERING QUALITY PRODUCTS SINCE The Doll Factory is a remarkably strong debut clever and readable with flashes of wonderful, descriptive prose bersetzt von Eva Bonn London, Iris schuftet unter harten Bedingungen in einer Puppenmanufaktur, doch heimlich malt sie Bilder und tr umt von einem Dasein als K nstlerin