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A green and ancient light, Frederic S. Durbin

Label
A green and ancient light
Title
A green and ancient light
Statement of responsibility
Frederic S. Durbin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Set in a world similar to our own, during a war that parallels World War II, A Green and Ancient Light is the story of a boy who is sent to stay with his grandmother for the summer in a serene fishing village. Their tranquility is shattered by the crash of a bullet-riddled enemy plane, the arrival of grandmother's friend Mr. Girandole--a man who knows the true story of Cinderella's slipper--and the discovery of a riddle in the sacred grove of ruins behind grandmother's house. In a sumptuous idyllic setting and overshadowed by the threat of war, four unlikely allies learn the values of courage and sacrifice"--
Title
A green and ancient light
Creator
Summary
"Set in a world similar to our own, during a war that parallels World War II, A Green and Ancient Light is the stunning story of a boy who is sent to stay with his grandmother for the summer in a serene fishing village. Their tranquility is shattered by the crash of a bullet-riddled enemy plane, the arrival of grandmother's friend Mr. Girandole--a man who knows the true story of Cinderella's slipper--and the discovery of a riddle in the sacred grove of ruins behind grandmother's house. In a sumptuous idyllic setting and overshadowed by the threat of war, four unlikely allies learn the values of courage and sacrifice"--
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10507077
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.U6695
LC item number
G74 2016
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Frederic S. Durbin
Label
A green and ancient light, Frederic S. Durbin
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20653888
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9781481442220
Lccn
2015043181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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20653888
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn923563986

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