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The Resource Once on a moonless night : [a novel], by Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter

Once on a moonless night : [a novel], by Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter

Label
Once on a moonless night : [a novel]
Title
Once on a moonless night
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
by Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A young French woman in Peking in the late 1970s interprets between Chinese professors and Bertolucci for his film The Last Emperor. Afterwards, she follows a disgruntled old professor who tells her about a text believed to be taken directly from Buddha's teachings and inscribed on silk cloth centuries ago
Member of
Summary
Presents the story of the search for an ancient silk scroll inscribed with a lost Buddhist sutra, and one woman's search for her lost love
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
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319503
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Dai, Sijie
Dewey number
843.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Hunter, Adriana
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True
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  • Women students
  • Scrolls
  • Language and languages
  • Men/women relations
  • Disappeared persons
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
Once on a moonless night : [a novel], by Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000044287434
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
401 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410419736
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009023251
System control number
(OCoLC)373561724
Label
Once on a moonless night : [a novel], by Dai Sijie ; translated from the French by Adriana Hunter
Publication
Control code
000044287434
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
401 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410419736
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009023251
System control number
(OCoLC)373561724

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