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The Resource Beatrice and Virgil : a novel, Yann Martel

Beatrice and Virgil : a novel, Yann Martel

Label
Beatrice and Virgil : a novel
Title
Beatrice and Virgil
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Yann Martel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the lives of a donkey and a howler monkey--named Beatrice and Virgil--and the epic journey they undertake together
Summary
In a tale exploring the limitations of language in understanding and describing the Holocaust, a novelist and a taxidermist collaborate on a play about a donkey and a howler monkey who have survived a genocide
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
346252
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M3855
LC item number
B43 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Beatrice and Virgil : a novel, Yann Martel
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
ocn466340889
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781400069262
Lccn
2009048995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)466340889
Label
Beatrice and Virgil : a novel, Yann Martel
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
ocn466340889
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781400069262
Lccn
2009048995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)466340889

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