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My Venice and other essays, Donna Leon

Label
My Venice and other essays
Title
My Venice and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Donna Leon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of the Commissario Guido Brunetti series presents more than fifty humorous, passionate, and insightful essays about her life in Venice that also explore her family history, her former life in New Jersey, and the idea of the Italian man
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leon, Donna
Dewey number
945/.31
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E534
LC item number
Z46 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leon, Donna
  • Leon, Donna
  • Leon, Donna
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
  • Americans
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Homes
  • Venice (Italy)
  • Venice (Italy)
  • Italy
Label
My Venice and other essays, Donna Leon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Venice. My Venice ; On the beating heart of the city ; Garbage ; The casinò ; Gypsies ; Italian bureaucracy ; Diplomatic incident ; Non mangiare, ti fa male ; Miss Venice Hilton ; New neighbors ; The house from hell ; Shit ; Neighbor ; Tourists ; Da Giorgio ; On poor people -- On music. A bad hair night at the opera ; On beauty and freedom in the opera ; Confessions of an American Handel junkie ; Da capo (Callas) ; Anne Sofie von Otter ; Deformazione professionale -- On mankind and animals. Mice ; Hunters ; Gladys ; Cesare ; Badgers ; The woman from Dübendorf (Gastone) ; Tell me you forgive me, Professor Grzimek ; Moles ; Battle report ; Blitz ; My first time eating sheep's eyeball -- On men. Bosoms ; The Italian man ; Instincts ; Oh beautiful little foot ; It's a dick thing ; A trivial erotic game = okay, so I'm a Puritan ; I want a few good men ; The developer ; Saudi Arabia ; The New York man -- On America. My family ; Tomato empire ; My mother's funeral ; Fatties ; We'd all be hamburger, Ma'am ; On sprüngli and CNN ; The United States of Paranoia -- On books. E-mail monsters ; With Barbara Vine ; No tears for Lady Di ; Suggestions on writing the crime novel ; On dinner with an American physician
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 222 pages
Isbn
9780802120366
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2015295832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2456883
  • (OCoLC)794709099
  • (OCoLC)ocn794709099
  • 2024074
  • 2456883
Label
My Venice and other essays, Donna Leon
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Venice. My Venice ; On the beating heart of the city ; Garbage ; The casinò ; Gypsies ; Italian bureaucracy ; Diplomatic incident ; Non mangiare, ti fa male ; Miss Venice Hilton ; New neighbors ; The house from hell ; Shit ; Neighbor ; Tourists ; Da Giorgio ; On poor people -- On music. A bad hair night at the opera ; On beauty and freedom in the opera ; Confessions of an American Handel junkie ; Da capo (Callas) ; Anne Sofie von Otter ; Deformazione professionale -- On mankind and animals. Mice ; Hunters ; Gladys ; Cesare ; Badgers ; The woman from Dübendorf (Gastone) ; Tell me you forgive me, Professor Grzimek ; Moles ; Battle report ; Blitz ; My first time eating sheep's eyeball -- On men. Bosoms ; The Italian man ; Instincts ; Oh beautiful little foot ; It's a dick thing ; A trivial erotic game = okay, so I'm a Puritan ; I want a few good men ; The developer ; Saudi Arabia ; The New York man -- On America. My family ; Tomato empire ; My mother's funeral ; Fatties ; We'd all be hamburger, Ma'am ; On sprüngli and CNN ; The United States of Paranoia -- On books. E-mail monsters ; With Barbara Vine ; No tears for Lady Di ; Suggestions on writing the crime novel ; On dinner with an American physician
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 222 pages
Isbn
9780802120366
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2015295832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2456883
  • (OCoLC)794709099
  • (OCoLC)ocn794709099
  • 2024074
  • 2456883

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