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The Resource Sleep of memory, Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti

Sleep of memory, Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti

Label
Sleep of memory
Title
Sleep of memory
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Revisits moments of the author's past to produce a spare yet moving reflection on the destructive underside of love, the dreams and follies of youth, the vagaries of memory, and the melancholy of loss. Writing from the perspective of an older man, the narrator relives a key period in his life through his relationships with several enigmatic women--Geneviève, Martine, Madeleine, a certain Madame Huberson--in the process unearthing his troubled relationship with his parents, his unorthodox childhood, and the unsettled years of his youth that helped form the celebrated writer he would become
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Summary
Patrick Modiano’s first book since his 2014 Nobel Prize revisits moments of the author’s past to produce a spare yet moving reflection on the destructive underside of love, the dreams and follies of youth, the vagaries of memory, and the melancholy of loss
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10736866
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Modiano, Patrick
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2673.O3
LC item number
S6 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Polizzotti, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Margellos World Republic of Letters book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Authors
Target audience
adult
Label
Sleep of memory, Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9780300238303
Lccn
2018937028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1028907409
  • (OCoLC)1028907409
Label
Sleep of memory, Patrick Modiano ; translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti
Publication
Copyright
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.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9780300238303
Lccn
2018937028
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1028907409
  • (OCoLC)1028907409

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