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The Resource A strangeness in my mind : being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap

A strangeness in my mind : being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap

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A strangeness in my mind : being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view
Title
A strangeness in my mind
Title remainder
being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view
Statement of responsibility
Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tur
  • eng
Summary
Selling Turkish spirits on the street and dreaming of becoming rich in a rapidly developing Istanbul, street youth Melvut Karatas elopes with the wrong woman and builds a family over decades marked by a series of dead-end jobs and an enduring sense of his unique destiny
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10446293
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pamuk, Orhan
Dewey number
894/.3533
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL248.P34
LC item number
K3513 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Oklap, Ekin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Street vendors
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
Target audience
adult
Label
A strangeness in my mind : being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Turkey as Kafamda Bir Tuhaflik by Yapi Kredi Yayinlari, Istanbul, in 2013"--title page verso
  • "This translation originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Faber and Faber Ltd, London, in 2015"--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xiii, 599 pages
Isbn
9780307700292
Lccn
2015006769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, genealogical table
System control number
  • 904011925
  • (OCoLC)904011925
Label
A strangeness in my mind : being the adventures and dreams of Mevlut Karataş, a seller of boza, and of his friends, and also a portrait of life in Istanbul between 1969 and 2012 from many different points of view, Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Turkey as Kafamda Bir Tuhaflik by Yapi Kredi Yayinlari, Istanbul, in 2013"--title page verso
  • "This translation originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Faber and Faber Ltd, London, in 2015"--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xiii, 599 pages
Isbn
9780307700292
Lccn
2015006769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, genealogical table
System control number
  • 904011925
  • (OCoLC)904011925

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