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The Resource Early mourning, by Edla van Steen ; translation & introduction by David S. George

Early mourning, by Edla van Steen ; translation & introduction by David S. George

Label
Early mourning
Title
Early mourning
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by Edla van Steen ; translation & introduction by David S. George
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Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Set in Sô Paolo and spanning 12 hours, from dusk until dawn, this fast-paced novel presents the whirlwind, one-time adventures of an odd mix of eccentric characters who find each other at a funeral parlor. Alternating between each character in turn, this witty and amusing story capitalizes on a cinematic style to create a colorful and multilayered portrayal of Brazilian society
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"Prize-winning novel written as a multilayered series of 21 brief chapters depicting Säao Paulo life from dusk to dawn one September. Beautifully translated and brilliantly titled, with great fidelity to terse and compelling tone of original, Madrugada (1992)"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
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057371
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DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Series statement
Discoveries
Target audience
adult
Label
Early mourning, by Edla van Steen ; translation & introduction by David S. George
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9780935480849
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96043212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm35397891
  • OCoLC
Label
Early mourning, by Edla van Steen ; translation & introduction by David S. George
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9780935480849
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96043212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm35397891
  • OCoLC

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