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The Resource The discovery of slowness : a novel, by Sten Nadolny ; translated by Ralph Freedman

The discovery of slowness : a novel, by Sten Nadolny ; translated by Ralph Freedman

Label
The discovery of slowness : a novel
Title
The discovery of slowness
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Sten Nadolny ; translated by Ralph Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Framing the life of the 19th-century explorer Sir John Franklin, this novel explores not only the adventures of his career, but also enters a world where the quality of life is considered in "slow motion", where ordinary experience becomes wholly new and unexpected
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nadolny, Sten
Dewey number
833/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT2674.A313
LC item number
E5813 1987
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, John
  • Franklin, John
  • British
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • British
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic Regions
Label
The discovery of slowness : a novel, by Sten Nadolny ; translated by Ralph Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Die Entdeckung der Langsamkeit
  • "Elisabeth Sifton Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-325)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780670804689
Lccn
87040020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3298707
  • (OCoLC)15429546
  • (OCoLC)ocm15429546
  • 144171
  • 3298707
Label
The discovery of slowness : a novel, by Sten Nadolny ; translated by Ralph Freedman
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Die Entdeckung der Langsamkeit
  • "Elisabeth Sifton Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-325)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780670804689
Lccn
87040020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3298707
  • (OCoLC)15429546
  • (OCoLC)ocm15429546
  • 144171
  • 3298707

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