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Big breasts & wide hips : a novel

Autore: Yan Mo; Howard Goldblatt
Editore: New York : Arcade Publishing, ©2012.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"In a country where patriarchal favoritism and the primacy of sons survived multiple revolutions and an ideological earthquake, this epic novel is first and foremost about women. As the title implies, the female body serves as the book's most important image and metaphor. The protagonist, Mother, is born in 1900. Married at seventeen into the Shangguan family, she has nine children, none by her husband, who is  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Fiction
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Yan Mo; Howard Goldblatt
ISBN: 9781611453430 1611453437
Numero OCLC: 746296436
Nota sulla lingua: In English; translated from Chinese.
Riconoscimenti: "2012 Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature"--Cover.
Descrizione: xiv, 532 p. ; 23 cm.
Altri titoli: Feng ru fei tun.
Big breasts and wide hips
Responsabilità: Mo Yan ; [English-language translation by Howard Goldblatt].

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