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The personal librarian : a novel / Marie Benedict, Victoria Christopher Murray.

Benedict, Marie, (author.). Murray, Victoria Christopher, (author.). Miles, Robin, (narrator.).


The remarkable story of J. P. Morgan's personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white to leave a lasting legacy that enriched the nation.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593501528
  • ISBN: 0593501527
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (approximately 12 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Audio, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Robin Miles.
Subject: Greene, Belle da Costa > Fiction.
African American women > Fiction.
Women librarians > Fiction.
Passing (Identity) > Fiction.
Pierpont Morgan Library > Fiction.
Racism > United States > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1898-1951 > Fiction.
FICTION / Biographical.
FICTION / African American / Women.
FICTION / Historical / General.
Greene, Belle da Costa.
Pierpont Morgan Library.
African American women.
Passing (Identity)
Women librarians.
New York (State) > New York.
United States.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library CD BENEDICT (Text) 000163277 Audio -- Fiction Available -

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