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The Resource Swallowing mercury, Wioletta Greg ; translated from the Polish by Eliza Marciniak

Swallowing mercury, Wioletta Greg ; translated from the Polish by Eliza Marciniak

Label
Swallowing mercury
Title
Swallowing mercury
Statement of responsibility
Wioletta Greg ; translated from the Polish by Eliza Marciniak
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While political change hums in the background, Wiola looks back on her youth in a close-knit agricultural community in 1980s Poland: the superstitions of the village women, rumored visits from the Pope, and the locked room in the dressmaker's house
Member of
Awards note
Man Booker International Prize (UK) : Longlist, 2017.
Cataloging source
VKC
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Grzegorzewska, Wioletta
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Polish
Literary form
novels
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Marciniak, Eliza
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  • Bildungsromans
  • Autobiographical fiction
  • Poland
Label
Swallowing mercury, Wioletta Greg ; translated from the Polish by Eliza Marciniak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was originally published in Polish as Gugły in 2014 by Wydawnictwo Czarne" -- t. p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fairground girl -- The Jesus raffle -- Little table, set thyself! -- Waiting for the popemobile -- The little paint girl -- A picture pays a visit -- Whitsunday -- An Easter pasha -- Spiders from Jerusalem -- Waves -- Gienek the combine driver -- Pierced lids -- The dressmaker's secret -- Strawberry -- The woman with a dog -- Sour cherries -- The phillumenist -- Dolce vita -- Masters of scrap -- The return of Zorro -- The belated feeding of bees -- Unripe -- Neon over the Jupiter
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9781945492044
Lccn
2017935950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003153772
  • (OCoLC)on1003153772
  • 920213
Label
Swallowing mercury, Wioletta Greg ; translated from the Polish by Eliza Marciniak
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This book was originally published in Polish as Gugły in 2014 by Wydawnictwo Czarne" -- t. p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fairground girl -- The Jesus raffle -- Little table, set thyself! -- Waiting for the popemobile -- The little paint girl -- A picture pays a visit -- Whitsunday -- An Easter pasha -- Spiders from Jerusalem -- Waves -- Gienek the combine driver -- Pierced lids -- The dressmaker's secret -- Strawberry -- The woman with a dog -- Sour cherries -- The phillumenist -- Dolce vita -- Masters of scrap -- The return of Zorro -- The belated feeding of bees -- Unripe -- Neon over the Jupiter
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
146 pages
Isbn
9781945492044
Lccn
2017935950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003153772
  • (OCoLC)on1003153772
  • 920213

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