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The Resource Nada, Carmen Laforet ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Mario Vargas Llosa

Nada, Carmen Laforet ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Mario Vargas Llosa

Label
Nada
Title
Nada
Statement of responsibility
Carmen Laforet ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Mario Vargas Llosa
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Loosely based on the author's own life, Nada is the story of an orphaned young woman who leaves her small town to attend university in war-ravaged Barcelona
Member of
Summary
In Barcelona, in the wake of the Spanish Civil War, Andrea, a young university student, moves into a strange, gothic house inhabited by a volatile array of aunts and uncles in order to attend college and finds herself coping with her cruelly sensual musician uncle Román, his violent brother Juan, her overbearing and religious aunt Angustias, and aunt Gloria, who supports the family with her secret gambling
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154703
Cataloging source
HT#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laforet, Carmen
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grossman, Edith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Modern Library classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women college students
  • Women college students
  • Spain
  • Barcelona (Spain)
  • Barcelona (Spain)
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • Women college students
  • Women college students
  • Spain
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Label
Nada, Carmen Laforet ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Mario Vargas Llosa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "First published in Spanish in 1945"--Title page verso
  • Originally published: London : Harvill Secker, 2007
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
ocn227334720
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9780812975833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)227334720
Label
Nada, Carmen Laforet ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Mario Vargas Llosa
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "First published in Spanish in 1945"--Title page verso
  • Originally published: London : Harvill Secker, 2007
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
ocn227334720
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9780812975833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)227334720

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