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The Resource The great wave, inspired by a woodcut by Hokusai ; text by Véronique Massenot ; illustrations by Bruno Pilorget; [English translation, Cynthia Hall, Stephanskirchen]

The great wave, inspired by a woodcut by Hokusai ; text by Véronique Massenot ; illustrations by Bruno Pilorget; [English translation, Cynthia Hall, Stephanskirchen]

Label
The great wave
Title
The great wave
Statement of responsibility
inspired by a woodcut by Hokusai ; text by Véronique Massenot ; illustrations by Bruno Pilorget; [English translation, Cynthia Hall, Stephanskirchen]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A Japanese couple adopts a boy found in a giant wave who does not grow, in a story inspired by Hokusai's "The Great Wave Off Kanegawa" and featuring information on the artist and his work on the back lining papers
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Massenot, Véronique
Dewey number
843.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M42366
LC item number
Gre 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1760-1849
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pilorget, Bruno
  • Hall, Cynthia A
  • Katsushika, Hokusai
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foundlings
  • Adoption
  • Growth
  • Ocean waves
  • Japan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The great wave, inspired by a woodcut by Hokusai ; text by Véronique Massenot ; illustrations by Bruno Pilorget; [English translation, Cynthia Hall, Stephanskirchen]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9783791370583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn694829513
  • (OCoLC)694829513
Label
The great wave, inspired by a woodcut by Hokusai ; text by Véronique Massenot ; illustrations by Bruno Pilorget; [English translation, Cynthia Hall, Stephanskirchen]
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9783791370583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn694829513
  • (OCoLC)694829513

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