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The Resource Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie

Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie

Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
Title
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
Statement of responsibility
Dai Sijie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress tells the story of two hapless city boys exiled to a remote mountain village for re-education during China's infamous Cultural Revolution. There the two friends meet the daughter of the local tailor and discover a hidden stash of Western classics in Chinese translation. As they flirt with the seamstress and secretly devour these banned works, the two friends find transit from their grim surroundings to worlds they never imagined
Member of
Summary
From the bleakness and horror of Mao's inhumane Cultural Revolution, two boys and their little seamstress friend are forever transformed when the boys discover a secret stockpile of Western classic literature translated into Chinese
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10280101
Cataloging source
DMM
Dewey number
843/.92
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by B.D. Wong
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=138704
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 04:24:36
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn181341211
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415947562
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
E5BCCA44-3E20-4380-9C4F-9A38B740B80C
System control number
(OCoLC)181341211
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 63376 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress, Dai Sijie
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=138704
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
  • Duration: 04:24:36
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn181341211
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415947562
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
E5BCCA44-3E20-4380-9C4F-9A38B740B80C
System control number
(OCoLC)181341211
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 63376 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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