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The Resource The hare with amber eyes : a hidden inheritance, Edmund de Waal

The hare with amber eyes : a hidden inheritance, Edmund de Waal

Label
The hare with amber eyes : a hidden inheritance
Title
The hare with amber eyes
Title remainder
a hidden inheritance
Statement of responsibility
Edmund de Waal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the parallel stories of nineteenth-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
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
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360392
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Waal, Edmund
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG1552.E64
LC item number
D49 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ephrussi family
  • Jewish bankers
  • Jewish businesspeople
  • Art
  • Netsukes
  • De Waal, Edmund
  • De Waal, Edmund
  • Ephrussi family
  • Art
  • Jewish bankers
  • Jewish businesspeople
  • Netsukes
  • Travel
  • England
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a hidden inheritance, Edmund de Waal
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paris 1871-1899 -- Vienna, 1899-1938 -- Vienna, Kövecses, Tunbridge Wells, Vienna, 1938-1947 -- Tokyo, 1947-2001 -- Tokyo, Odessa, London, 2001-2009
Control code
ocn676728648
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
354 p.
Isbn
9780312569372
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)676728648
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a hidden inheritance, Edmund de Waal
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paris 1871-1899 -- Vienna, 1899-1938 -- Vienna, Kövecses, Tunbridge Wells, Vienna, 1938-1947 -- Tokyo, 1947-2001 -- Tokyo, Odessa, London, 2001-2009
Control code
ocn676728648
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
354 p.
Isbn
9780312569372
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)676728648

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