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The cruel mother : a family ghost laid to rest, Siân Busby

Label
The cruel mother : a family ghost laid to rest
Title
The cruel mother
Title remainder
a family ghost laid to rest
Statement of responsibility
Siân Busby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1919 Siân Busby's great-grandmother, drowned two of her new babies and was sentenced to imprisonment in Broadmoor. This event has resounded throughout the generations of the family and given rise to a collective anxiety about parenting ability and fear of illness. This is Siân's story to lay the ghosts at rest
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Busby, Siân
Dewey number
  • 364.1'523'092
  • 364.152309
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Busby, Siân
  • Filicide
  • Postpartum depression
  • Mothers
  • Crime
Label
The cruel mother : a family ghost laid to rest, Siân Busby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781904095712
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9781904095712
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
geneal. table
Label
The cruel mother : a family ghost laid to rest, Siân Busby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781904095712
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9781904095712
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
geneal. table

Library Locations

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