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The Resource Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen

Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen

Label
Out of Africa
Title
Out of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Isak Dinesen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, the author of Seven Gothic Tales gives a true account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes--and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
190136
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1885-1962
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dinesen, Isak
Dewey number
967.62
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT433.54
LC item number
.D56 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Modern library of the world's best books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Country life
  • Authors, Danish
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
Target audience
adult
Label
Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from jacket
  • Originally published: London : Putnam, 1937. With new biographical note
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Modern Library edition.
Extent
xv, 399 pages
Isbn
9780679600213
Isbn Type
(recycled, acid-free paper)
Lccn
92050213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 25747758
  • 77283
Label
Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from jacket
  • Originally published: London : Putnam, 1937. With new biographical note
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Modern Library edition.
Extent
xv, 399 pages
Isbn
9780679600213
Isbn Type
(recycled, acid-free paper)
Lccn
92050213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 25747758
  • 77283

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