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The Resource Narcisa : our lady of ashes, Jonathan Shaw

Narcisa : our lady of ashes, Jonathan Shaw

Label
Narcisa : our lady of ashes
Title
Narcisa
Title remainder
our lady of ashes
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Shaw
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the wild backwaters of Rio de Janeiro and New York, motorcycle-riding, nomadic outlaw poet Ignacio Valencia Lobos--known as Cigano--attempts in vain to curb the unhinged habits of his lover, Narcisa, a crack-smoking philosopher prostitute. Though he knows they will destroy each other, Narcisa is an exquisite poison he cannot resist. As they navigate the chaos of her downward spiral-dragged deeper by the gravity of drugs, burglaries, and violence, Cigano recounts a love affair doomed by insanity, dysfunction, and vice
Summary
In Rio de Janeiro and New York, motorcycle-riding, nomadic, outlaw poet Cigano attempts in vain to curb the unhinged habits of his lover Narcisa, a crack-smoking, philosopher prostitute--a relationship he knows will doom them both
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10385339
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, Jonathan
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.H3933
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Addicts
  • Self-destructive behavior
  • Addicts
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Self-destructive behavior
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Our Lady of Ashes
Label
Narcisa : our lady of ashes, Jonathan Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published with slightly different text by Heartworm Press
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
ocn883146246
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 612 pages
Isbn
9780062354990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)883146246
Label
Narcisa : our lady of ashes, Jonathan Shaw
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published with slightly different text by Heartworm Press
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
ocn883146246
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 612 pages
Isbn
9780062354990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)883146246

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