The Resource The foundling boy, by Michel Déon ; translated from the French by Julian Evans

The foundling boy, by Michel Déon ; translated from the French by Julian Evans

Label
The foundling boy
Title
The foundling boy
Statement of responsibility
by Michel Déon ; translated from the French by Julian Evans
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1919. On a summer's night in Normandy, a newborn baby is left in a basket outside the home of Albert and Jeanne Arnaud. The childless couple take the foundling in, name him Jean, and decide to raise him as their own, though his parentage remains a mystery
Member of
Summary
Foundling Jean is raised by a childless couple in France, a nation haunted by the end of the First World War, and at age seventeen he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that takes him across a Europe on the verge of change
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10316801
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Déon, Michel
Dewey number
843.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Evans, Julian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Adoptive parents
  • France
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
The foundling boy, by Michel Déon ; translated from the French by Julian Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in France as Le jeune homme vert by Editions Gallimard, 1975"--T.p. verso
  • Translated from the French
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781908313560
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781908313560
Label
The foundling boy, by Michel Déon ; translated from the French by Julian Evans
Publication
Note
  • "First published in France as Le jeune homme vert by Editions Gallimard, 1975"--T.p. verso
  • Translated from the French
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781908313560
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781908313560

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