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The Resource The young bride, Alessandro Baricco, translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

The young bride, Alessandro Baricco, translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

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The young bride
Title
The young bride
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Alessandro Baricco, translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
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Contributor
Author
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
From international bestselling author, Alessandro Baricco, comes a scintillating and sensual novel about a young woman's ingress into a fantastically strange family. The hand of the young woman in question has been promised to the scion of noble family. She is to make her preparations for marriage at the family's villa, where the inhabitants never seem to sleep. The atmosphere turns surreal as the days pass and her presence on the family estate begins to make itself felt on her future in-laws. In this erotically charged and magical novel, Alessandro Baricco portrays a cast of mysterious characters who exist outside of the rules of causation as he tells a story, an adult fable, about fate and the difficult job of confronting the Other and creating an Us
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1958-
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Baricco, Alessandro
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1949-
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Goldstein, Ann
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  • Brides
  • Families
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
Label
The young bride, Alessandro Baricco, translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"Original title: La sposa giovane" -- Verso title page
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
000058758558
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9781609453343
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016287209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)928480260
Label
The young bride, Alessandro Baricco, translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Original title: La sposa giovane" -- Verso title page
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
000058758558
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9781609453343
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016287209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)928480260

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