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The Resource My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

Label
My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence
Title
My brilliant friend
Title remainder
childhood, adolescence
Statement of responsibility
Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
The story of Elena and Lila begins in a poor but vibrant neighbourhood on the outskirts of Naples. The two girls learn to rely on each other ahead of anyone or anything else, sometimes to their own detriment, as each discovers more about who she is and suffers or delights in the throes of their intense friendship. There is a piercing honesty about Ferrante's prose that makes My Brilliant Friend a compulsively readable portrait of two young women, and also the story of a neighbourhood, a city and a country
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferrante, Elena
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Neapolitan
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Best friends
  • Female friendship
Target audience
adult
Label
My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057429293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
505 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057429293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
505 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410491169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print

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