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The Resource Twilight of the eastern gods, Ismail Kadare ; translated from the French of Jusuf Vrioni by David Bellos ; introduction by David Bellos

Twilight of the eastern gods, Ismail Kadare ; translated from the French of Jusuf Vrioni by David Bellos ; introduction by David Bellos

Label
Twilight of the eastern gods
Title
Twilight of the eastern gods
Statement of responsibility
Ismail Kadare ; translated from the French of Jusuf Vrioni by David Bellos ; introduction by David Bellos
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • alb
  • eng
Summary
A fictionalized recreation of the author's experiences as a student at the prestigious Gorky Institute for World Literature describes the school's descent into a dangerously Socialist Realist aesthetic that almost caused him to abandon writing altogether
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadare, Ismail
Dewey number
891/.9913
Index
no index present
LC call number
PG9621.K3
LC item number
M8913 2014
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Institut mirovoĭ literatury imeni A.M. Gorʹkogo
  • Albanians
  • Authors, Albanian
  • Censorship
  • College students
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Nineteen fifties
  • Socialist realism
  • Authorship
  • Moscow (Russia)
Label
Twilight of the eastern gods, Ismail Kadare ; translated from the French of Jusuf Vrioni by David Bellos ; introduction by David Bellos
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"French translation copyright ©Librarie Arthème Fayard, 1981 as Le crépuscule des dieux de la steppe."--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
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780802123114
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn871211449
  • (OCoLC)871211449
Label
Twilight of the eastern gods, Ismail Kadare ; translated from the French of Jusuf Vrioni by David Bellos ; introduction by David Bellos
Publication
Copyright
Note
"French translation copyright ©Librarie Arthème Fayard, 1981 as Le crépuscule des dieux de la steppe."--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
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780802123114
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn871211449
  • (OCoLC)871211449

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