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The Resource Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke

Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke

Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
Title
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
Statement of responsibility
Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Summary
From the bleakness and horror of Mao's inhumane Cultural Revolution, two boys and their little seamstress friend are forever transformed when the boys discover a secret stockpile of Western classic literature translated into Chinese
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065634
Cataloging source
IKG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dai, Sijie
Dewey number
843.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2664.A437
LC item number
B3513 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rilke, Ina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prohibited books
  • Man-woman relationships
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm50946830
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780385722209
Other control number
9780385722209
Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke
Publication
Control code
ocm50946830
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780385722209
Other control number
9780385722209

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