The Resource My South Seas sleeping beauty : a tale of memory and longing, Zhang Guixing ; translated by Valerie Jaffee

My South Seas sleeping beauty : a tale of memory and longing, Zhang Guixing ; translated by Valerie Jaffee

Label
My South Seas sleeping beauty : a tale of memory and longing
Title
My South Seas sleeping beauty
Title remainder
a tale of memory and longing
Statement of responsibility
Zhang Guixing ; translated by Valerie Jaffee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
My South Seas Sleeping Beauty is a captivating coming-of-age tale set in the magical jungles of Borneo. Told through the vivid recollections of a Chinese-Malay youth, the novel recounts the life of Su Qi, a troubled, sensitive son of a wealthy family, and exemplifies the imaginative range of one of Taiwan's most innovative writers. ""There were all sorts of stories about how my younger sister died, "" Su Qi begins, hinting at the power of memory to bend and refract truth. Yet whichever the real story may be, the fact is that the death of Su Qi's sister created an irrevocab
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
895.1/352
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Chinese
LC call number
PL2837.K79
LC item number
W6213 2007eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Modern Chinese literature from Taiwan
Label
My South Seas sleeping beauty : a tale of memory and longing, Zhang Guixing ; translated by Valerie Jaffee
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Chinese
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Translator's Preface; Part 1; Part 2; Part 3
Control code
ocn290545854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511827
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgs6px
  • 33b3d614-38e9-47fe-9ce4-f6a075a270d4
Publisher number
EB00662441
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24267016
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290545854
  • pebcs0231511825
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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