The chemistry of tears / Peter Carey. - SHERLOC
The chemistry of tears / Peter Carey.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
1st United States ed.
9780307592712 (alk. paper)
0307592715 (alk. paper)
229 p. ; 25 cm.
Women museum curators -- Fiction.
Robots -- Fiction.
Brandling, Henry C. (Henry Charles), 1818- -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
London, 2010. Grieving the loss of her lover, Swinburne museum curator Catherine Gehrig is given a special project--bring back to life an automaton whose original owner, 19th century Englishman Henry Brandling, was also confronted with the mystery of life and death.