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The Resource Winter's Tale, Mark Helprin

Winter's Tale, Mark Helprin

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Winter's Tale
Title
Winter's Tale
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Mark Helprin
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a book about the beauty and complexity of the humansoul, about God, love, and justice, and yet you can lose yourself in it as ifit were a dream. You will be transported to New York of the Belle Epoque, to acity clarified by a siege of unprecedented winters. One night, PeterLake-orphan, master-mechanic, and master second-story man-attempts to rob afortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks the house isempty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between themiddle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. Becauseof a love that at first he cannot fully understand, Peter, a simple anduneducated man, will be driven "to stop time and bring back the dead." Hisgreat struggle, in a city ever alight with its own energy and beset by winter,is a truly beautiful and extraordinary story. 2008 by AudioGO / (C) 1983 by Mark Helprin / Motion Picture Artwork (C) 2014 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved
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Helprin, Mark
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Winter's Tale, Mark Helprin
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online
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Isbn
9780792753735
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digital recording
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Label
Winter's Tale, Mark Helprin
Link
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792753735
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
65232709-2637-4d4f-9e5e-966a70b3b3bf
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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