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The Resource The Prague cemetery, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon

The Prague cemetery, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon

Label
The Prague cemetery
Title
The Prague cemetery
Statement of responsibility
Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Simone Simonini--a secret agent and killer filled with hate--weaves together the problems of tumultuous nineteenth-century Europe into vast conspiracies, and meanwhile he realizes that he is suffering from a split personality, calling himself both a captain and a priest
Member of
Summary
Looks into the 1897 diary of Captain Simonini, an antisemitic Italian in Paris who forges documents for the highest bidder, providing conspiracies and scapegoats for factions all over Europe, and is behind the most notorious forgery of all
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011240
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist, September 2011
  • Kirkus Starred, October 2011
  • Booklist
  • Kirkus Starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eco, Umberto
Dewey number
  • 853/.914
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PQ4865.C6
LC item number
C4613 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dixon, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Undercover operations
  • Murderers
  • Personality disorders
  • Europe
  • Undercover operations
  • Murderers
  • Personality disorders
  • Europe
  • Historical fiction
  • Mystery fiction
  • Mystery fiction
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / Literary
Target audience
adult
Label
The Prague cemetery, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Cimitero di Praga
Control code
21413431
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 444 p.
Isbn
9780547577531
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2011028593
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)91507
  • (IMchF)fol13820650
Label
The Prague cemetery, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Richard Dixon
Publication
Note
Translation of: Cimitero di Praga
Control code
21413431
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 444 p.
Isbn
9780547577531
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2011028593
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)91507
  • (IMchF)fol13820650

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