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The Resource The summer book, Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal ; introduction by Kathryn Davis

The summer book, Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal ; introduction by Kathryn Davis

Label
The summer book
Title
The summer book
Statement of responsibility
Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal ; introduction by Kathryn Davis
Creator
Contributor
Author of introduction
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
"This brief novel tells the story of Sophia, a six-year-old girl awakening to existence, and Sophia's grandmother, nearing the end of hers, as they spend the summer on a tiny unspoiled island in the Gulf of Finland."--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jansson, Tove
Dewey number
839.7/374
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT9875.J37
LC item number
S613 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teal, Thomas
  • Davis, Kathryn
Series statement
New York Review Books classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islands
  • Summer
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandmothers
  • Finland
Target audience
adult
Label
The summer book, Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal ; introduction by Kathryn Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from Swedish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dead calm
  • The cat
  • The cave
  • The road
  • Midsummer
  • The tent
  • The neighbor
  • The robe
  • The enormous plastic sausage
  • The crooks
  • Introduction
  • The visitor
  • Of angleworms and others
  • Sophia's storm
  • Day of danger
  • August
  • The morning swim
  • Moonlight
  • The magic forest
  • The scolder
  • Berenice
  • The pasture
  • Playing Venice
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 170 pages
Isbn
9781590172681
Lccn
2007052591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166387949
  • (Sirsi) o166387949
  • (OCoLC)166387949
Label
The summer book, Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal ; introduction by Kathryn Davis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from Swedish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dead calm
  • The cat
  • The cave
  • The road
  • Midsummer
  • The tent
  • The neighbor
  • The robe
  • The enormous plastic sausage
  • The crooks
  • Introduction
  • The visitor
  • Of angleworms and others
  • Sophia's storm
  • Day of danger
  • August
  • The morning swim
  • Moonlight
  • The magic forest
  • The scolder
  • Berenice
  • The pasture
  • Playing Venice
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 170 pages
Isbn
9781590172681
Lccn
2007052591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166387949
  • (Sirsi) o166387949
  • (OCoLC)166387949

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