The Resource Skylight, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa

Skylight, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa

Label
Skylight
Title
Skylight
Statement of responsibility
José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
The setting is a rundown Lisbon apartment building directly after World War II, with the narrative daisy-chaining the stories of several residents, from Beethoven-loving Adriana, who is just discovering her sensuality; to Carmen, who's come to Lisbon to marry Emilio and isn't that happy; to an elderly couple who take in a runaway
Member of
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
C5813 2014
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Costa, Margaret Jull
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apartment dwellers
  • City and town life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Neighbors
  • Nineteen forties
  • Sex
  • Lisbon (Portugal)
Label
Skylight, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published with the title Clarabóia in 2011 by Editorial Caminho, SA, Lisbon."--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
Extent
xiii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780544090026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn867078139
  • (OCoLC)867078139
Label
Skylight, José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa
Publication
Note
"First published with the title Clarabóia in 2011 by Editorial Caminho, SA, Lisbon."--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
Extent
xiii, 299 pages
Isbn
9780544090026
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn867078139
  • (OCoLC)867078139

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