The Resource The fly trap, Fredrik Sjöberg, (electronic resource.)

The fly trap, Fredrik Sjöberg, (electronic resource.)

Label
The fly trap
Title
The fly trap
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Sjöberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A rare memoir of extraordinary, mesmerizing brilliance-and a Swedish bestseller-by an entomologist fascinated with the natural world and the hidden wonders of life, and which asks: What is it that drives the obsessively curious to exploration and the practice of collecting?Warm and humorous, self-deprecating and contemplative, The Fly Trap is a meditation on solitude, stillness, and the observation of beauty-be it found among insects or in art. Weaving a fascinating web of associations, histories, and personal memories, the book begins with Fredrik Sjöberg's own experience as an entomologist on a tranquil, remote Swedish island and pulls in the tales of past heroic scientific expeditions to Burma and the wilderness of Kamchatka. As confounded by his unusual love of collecting flies as anyone, Sjöberg pauses to reflect on a range of ideas-the passage of time, art, freedom-drawing into dialogue writers such as Bruce Chatwin and D. H...
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Sjöberg, Fredrik
PerformerNote
Narrator: Robert Fass
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Fass, Robert
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Nature
Label
The fly trap, Fredrik Sjöberg, (electronic resource.)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 05:36:47
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002222637
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (5 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
4E6EB216-D845-47F7-9CE0-4FE63D87D4D7
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The fly trap, Fredrik Sjöberg, (electronic resource.)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 05:36:47
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002222637
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (5 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
4E6EB216-D845-47F7-9CE0-4FE63D87D4D7
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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