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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 264 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
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360392
Cataloging source
IEP
Dewey number
  • 909/.0492400922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG1552.E64
LC item number
D49 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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
pt. 1. Paris, 1871-1899 -- pt. 2. Vienna, 1899-1938 -- pt. 3. Vienna, Kovecses, Tunbridge Wells, Vienna, 1938-1947 -- pt. 4. Tokyo, 1947-2001 -- Coda. Tokyo, Odessa, London, 2001-2009
Control code
ocn816508751
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st rev. ed. and ill. American ed.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780374168285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a501527
  • (OCoLC)816508751
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
pt. 1. Paris, 1871-1899 -- pt. 2. Vienna, 1899-1938 -- pt. 3. Vienna, Kovecses, Tunbridge Wells, Vienna, 1938-1947 -- pt. 4. Tokyo, 1947-2001 -- Coda. Tokyo, Odessa, London, 2001-2009
Control code
ocn816508751
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st rev. ed. and ill. American ed.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780374168285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a501527
  • (OCoLC)816508751

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