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The Resource The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal

The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal

Label
The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss
Title
The hare with amber eyes
Title remainder
a family's century of art and loss
Statement of responsibility
Edmund de Waal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the parallel stories of 19th-century art patron Charles Ephrussi and his unique collection of 360 miniature netsuke Japanese ivory carvings, documenting Ephrussi's relationship with Marcel Proust and the impact of the Holocaust on his cosmopolitan family
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
  • Costa Biography Award, 2010.
  • RSL Ondaatje Prize, 2011.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360392
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Waal, Edmund
Dewey number
  • 909/.0492400922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG1552.E64
LC item number
D49 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ephrussi family
  • Jewish bankers
  • Jewish businesspeople
  • Art
  • Europe
  • Netsukes
  • De Waal, Edmund
Target audience
adult
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn611151748
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
354 p.
Isbn
9780374105976
Lccn
2010025539
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)611151748
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal
Publication
Control code
ocn611151748
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
354 p.
Isbn
9780374105976
Lccn
2010025539
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)611151748

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