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The carpenter's pencil

Author: Manuel Rivas
Publisher: Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in the dark days of the Spanish Civil War, this story charts the linked destinies of a doctor, his assistant and an unnamed painter who carries a carpenter's pencil.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rivas, Manuel, 1957-
Carpenter's pencil.
Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606532464
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Manuel Rivas
ISBN: 1585671452 9781585671458 1860467431 9781860467431 1585672831 9781585672837
OCLC Number: 45405679
Description: 165 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Lapis do carpinteiro.
Responsibility: Manuel Rivas ; translated from the Galician by Jonathan Dunne.
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It is the summer of 1936, in the early months of the civil war that engulfed Spain. In a prison in the city of Santiago de Compostela, an artist sketches the Portico de la Gloria. He uses a  Read more...

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