Coverart for item
The Resource A treatise on shelling beans, by Wieslaw Mysliwski ; translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston

A treatise on shelling beans, by Wieslaw Mysliwski ; translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston

Label
A treatise on shelling beans
Title
A treatise on shelling beans
Statement of responsibility
by Wieslaw Mysliwski ; translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston
Creator
Contributor
9Zq6kscunUE
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Member of
Summary
While shelling beans, an aging caretaker of cottages at a summer resort feels compelled to tell a mysterious visitor the story of his long life including his escape from the Nazis buried in a heap of potatoes, the brutal murder of his family, his footloose travels abroad and loves lost but remembered
Storyline
Pace
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10232313
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myśliwski, Wiesław
Dewey number
891.85373
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnston, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memories
  • Storytelling
  • Senior men
  • World War II
  • Holocaust (1933-1945)
  • Summer resorts
  • Lost love
  • Escapes
  • Poland
Target audience
adult
Label
A treatise on shelling beans, by Wieslaw Mysliwski ; translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Polish as Traktat o łuskaniu fasoli
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn836261403
Edition
First Archipelago Books edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781935744900
Lccn
2013010328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)836261403
Label
A treatise on shelling beans, by Wieslaw Mysliwski ; translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston
Publication
Note
Originally published in Polish as Traktat o łuskaniu fasoli
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn836261403
Edition
First Archipelago Books edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781935744900
Lccn
2013010328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)836261403

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...