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by Chevalier, Tracy

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TitleGirl with a pearl earring
Author / Responsible partyChevalier, Tracy
GenreHistorical fiction.
TopicsHistorical fiction. Vermeer, Johannes, -- Fiction. Netherlands -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Fiction. Artists' models -- Fiction. Delft (Netherlands) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


Historical novel on the corruption of innocence, using the famous painting by Vermeer as an inspiration. Griet, the young daughter of a tilemaker in seventeeth century Holland, obtains her first job, as a servant in Vermeer's household.

Additional Information

System control numberS13491
Original Print PublisherLondon : HarperCollins, 1999.
NarratorJenna Lamia.
Narrator NameJenna Lamia.
Participant or performer noteJenna Lamia.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator