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The Resource Manual of painting & calligraphy : a novel, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero

Manual of painting & calligraphy : a novel, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero

Label
Manual of painting & calligraphy : a novel
Title
Manual of painting & calligraphy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
In the last years of Salazar's dictatorship, a struggling young artist is commissioned to paint the portrait of a wealthy client and struggles to capture his likeness while acknowleging his artistic limitations
Member of
Summary
In the last years of Salazar's dictatorship, a struggling young artist is commissioned to paint the portrait of a wealthy client and struggles to capture his likeness while acknowleging his artistic limitations.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10061415
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saramago, José
Dewey number
869.3/42
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ9281.A66
LC item number
M313 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pontiero, Giovanni
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Painters
  • Portugal
Target audience
adult
Label
Manual of painting & calligraphy : a novel, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
ix, 243 pages
Isbn
9780547640228
Lccn
2012005375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 744294322
  • (OCoLC)744294322
Label
Manual of painting & calligraphy : a novel, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Mariner Books edition.
Extent
ix, 243 pages
Isbn
9780547640228
Lccn
2012005375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 744294322
  • (OCoLC)744294322

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