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Author McCrea, Gavin, 1978- author
Title Mrs. Engels / Gavin McCrea
Imprint New York : Catapult, [2015]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  PR6113.C37473 M77 2015    AVAILABLE    30610020493722
Descript 389 pages ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "First published in Australia and the UK by Scribe Publications."--Title page verso
A tale inspired by the enigmatic Irish lover, Lizzie Burns, of Communist Manifesto co-author Frederick Engels traces the experiences of an impoverished factory employee who navigates complex landscapes of Victorian society
The enigmatic Irish lover of Communist Manifesto co-author Frederick Engels, Lizzie Burns is a poor worker in the Manchester, England, mill that Engels owns. They are drawn together despite their profound difference. When they move to London to be closer to Karl Marx and family, Lizzie must learn to navigate the complex landscapes of Victorian society
Subject Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895 -- Family -- Fiction
Working class -- England -- London -- Fiction
Social classes -- Fiction
Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895. fast (OCoLC)fst00032047
Families. fast (OCoLC)fst01728849
Social classes. fast (OCoLC)fst01122346
Working class. fast (OCoLC)fst01180418
England -- London. fast (OCoLC)fst01204271
Biographical fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01726537
Fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01423787
Biographical fiction. gsafd
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