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The Resource Songs for the butcher's daughter : a novel, Peter Manseau

Songs for the butcher's daughter : a novel, Peter Manseau

Label
Songs for the butcher's daughter : a novel
Title
Songs for the butcher's daughter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Peter Manseau
Title variation
Songs for the butchers daughter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frustrated by a career that stalled before it began, a young American writer becomes an unlikely translator for a ninety-something Russian Yiddish poet who recorded his life story in a series of notebooks, a job that is complicated by the younger man's affair and entanglement in a cumbersome lie. 35,000 first printing
Award
  • National Jewish Book Award for Fiction, 2008.
  • Sophie Brody Medal, 2009.
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273183
Cataloging source
DLC
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Manseau, Peter
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A574
LC item number
S66 2008
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Jews, Russian
  • Poets, Yiddish
  • Translators
  • Jews
Target audience
adult
Label
Songs for the butcher's daughter : a novel, Peter Manseau
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn180755942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9781416538707
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007049787
System control number
(OCoLC)180755942
Label
Songs for the butcher's daughter : a novel, Peter Manseau
Publication
Control code
ocn180755942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9781416538707
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007049787
System control number
(OCoLC)180755942

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