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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 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.
Awards note
Costa Award, 2010.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360392
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 909/.0492400922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG1552.E64
LC item number
D49 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2010 by Chatto & Windus, Great Britain, as The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance."
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
ocn611151748
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9780312569372
Lccn
2010025539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)611151748
Label
The hare with amber eyes : a family's century of art and loss, Edmund de Waal
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2010 by Chatto & Windus, Great Britain, as The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance."
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
ocn611151748
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9780312569372
Lccn
2010025539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)611151748

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