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The last song of Orpheus, Robert Silverberg

Label
The last song of Orpheus
Title
The last song of Orpheus
Statement of responsibility
Robert Silverberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this mesmerizing narrative, Orpheus--wanderer, demigod, and master musician--recounts his own astonishing story. That story ranges from the depths of the Underworld, where he attempts to rescue his beloved but doomed Eurydice, to the farthest, most dangerous corners of the ancient world, where he journeys in search of the legendary Golden Fleece. It is a tale of men and gods, of miraculous encounters, of the binding power of inescapable Fate. More than that, it is a meditation on the power of the creative spirit, and on the eternal human search for balance and harmony in a chaotic universe ..."--Dust jacket flap
Summary
The Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author presents a retelling of the life and epic journeys of the demigod Orpheus
Theme
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
369268
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverberg, Robert
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orpheus
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Orpheus (Greek mythology)
  • Greek mythology
  • Orpheus
  • Mythology, Greek
Target audience
adult
Label
The last song of Orpheus, Robert Silverberg
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
Control code
ocn555629796
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
132 pages
Isbn
9781596063105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)555629796
Label
The last song of Orpheus, Robert Silverberg
Publication
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
ocn555629796
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
132 pages
Isbn
9781596063105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)555629796

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