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The collector of worlds

Author: Ilija Trojanow; Will Hobson
Publisher: New York : Ecco, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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This fictionalized account imagines the life of Sir Richard Francis Burton--a 19th-century British colonial officer and translator with a rare ability to assimilate into indigenous cultures.
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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Historische Romane und Erzählungen
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Trojanow, Ilija.
Collector of worlds.
New York : Ecco, ©2009
(OCoLC)649863754
Named Person: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton; Richard Francis Burton, Sir
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ilija Trojanow; Will Hobson
ISBN: 9780061351938 0061351938
OCLC Number: 232978198
Notes: Originally published: London : Faber and Faber, 2008.
Description: 454 pages : map ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Weltensammler.
Responsibility: Iliya Troyanov ; translated by William Hobson.

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This fictionalized account imagines the life of Sir Richard Francis Burton--a 19th-century British colonial officer and translator with a rare ability to assimilate into indigenous cultures.

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