přejít na obsah
Out of Africa Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

Out of Africa

Autor Isak Dinesen
Vydavatel: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edice: The Modern library of the world's best books
Vydání/formát:   Audiokniha na CD : CD audio : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Shrnutí:
In this book, the author ... gives [an] account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants,  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Biography
Osoba: Isak Dinesen; Isak Dinesen
Typ materiálu: Audio kniha apod.
Typ dokumentu Zvuková nahrávka
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Isak Dinesen
OCLC číslo: 69163422
Poznámky: Originally published: New York : Modern Library, 1992, ©1965. Modern Library ed.
Originally published: London : Putnam, 1937. With new biographical note.
Popis: 1 audio disc : digital mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Název edice: The Modern library of the world's best books
Odpovědnost: Isak Dinesen.

Anotace:

In this book, the author ... gives [an] account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes - and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful. The Random House colophon made its debut in February 1927 on the cover of a little pamphlet called "Announcement Number One." Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer, the company's founders, had acquired the Modern Library from publishers Boni and Liveright two years earlier. One day, their friend the illustrator Rockwell Kent stopped by their office. Cerf later recalled, "Rockwell was sitting at my desk facing Donald, and we were talking about doing a few books on the side, when suddenly I got an inspiration and said, 'I've got the name for our publishing house. We just said we were go-ing to publish a few books on the side at random. Let's call it Random House.' Donald liked the idea, and Rockwell Kent said, 'That's a great name. I'll draw your trademark.' So, sitting at my desk, he took a piece of paper and in five minutes drew Random House, which has been our colophon ever since." Throughout the years, the mission of Random House has remained consistent: to publish books of the highest quality, at random. We are proud to continue this tradition today. This edition is set from the first American edition of 1937 and commemorates the seventy-fifth anniversary of Random House.

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.
Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/69163422> # Out of Africa
    a schema:Book, bgn:SoundRecording, bgn:CD, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "69163422" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> ; # Intellectual life
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821923> ; # Authors, Danish
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881405> ; # Country life
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Topic/authors_danish_20th_century> ; # Authors, Danish--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009122144> ; # Country life--Kenya
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/967.62/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> ; # Travel
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Person/dinesen_isak_1885_1962> ; # Isak Dinesen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Event/1895_1999> ; # 1895-1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208718> ; # Kenya.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Place/kenya> ; # Kenya
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> ; # Homes
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/121643918> ; # Isak Dinesen
   schema:bookFormat bgn:AudioBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/121643918> ; # Isak Dinesen
   schema:datePublished "2006" ;
   schema:description "In this book, the author ... gives [an] account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the country and the natives: of the beauty of the Ngong Hills and coffee trees in blossom: of her guests, from the Prince of Wales to Knudsen, the old charcoal burner, who visited her: of primitive festivals: of big game that were her near neighbors--lions, rhinos, elephants, zebras, buffaloes - and of Lulu, the little gazelle who came to live with her, unbelievably ladylike and beautiful. The Random House colophon made its debut in February 1927 on the cover of a little pamphlet called "Announcement Number One." Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer, the company's founders, had acquired the Modern Library from publishers Boni and Liveright two years earlier. One day, their friend the illustrator Rockwell Kent stopped by their office. Cerf later recalled, "Rockwell was sitting at my desk facing Donald, and we were talking about doing a few books on the side, when suddenly I got an inspiration and said, 'I've got the name for our publishing house. We just said we were go-ing to publish a few books on the side at random. Let's call it Random House.' Donald liked the idea, and Rockwell Kent said, 'That's a great name. I'll draw your trademark.' So, sitting at my desk, he took a piece of paper and in five minutes drew Random House, which has been our colophon ever since." Throughout the years, the mission of Random House has remained consistent: to publish books of the highest quality, at random. We are proud to continue this tradition today. This edition is set from the first American edition of 1937 and commemorates the seventy-fifth anniversary of Random House."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1151243531> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Series/the_modern_library_of_the_world_s_best_books> ; # The Modern library of the world's best books
   schema:name "Out of Africa"@en ;
   schema:productID "69163422" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/69163422#PublicationEvent/princeton_n_j_recording_for_the_blind_&_dyslexic_2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Agent/recording_for_the_blind_&_dyslexic> ; # Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/69163422> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Agent/recording_for_the_blind_&_dyslexic> # Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Person/dinesen_isak_1885_1962> # Isak Dinesen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1885" ;
   schema:deathDate "1962" ;
   schema:familyName "Dinesen" ;
   schema:givenName "Isak" ;
   schema:name "Isak Dinesen" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1151243531#Series/the_modern_library_of_the_world_s_best_books> # The Modern library of the world's best books
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/69163422> ; # Out of Africa
   schema:name "The Modern library of the world's best books" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009122144> # Country life--Kenya
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Country life--Kenya"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> # Travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Travel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208718> # Kenya.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Kenya." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> # Homes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Homes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821923> # Authors, Danish
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Authors, Danish"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881405> # Country life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Country life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/121643918> # Isak Dinesen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1885" ;
   schema:deathDate "1962" ;
   schema:familyName "Dinesen" ;
   schema:givenName "Isak" ;
   schema:name "Isak Dinesen" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.