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The shadow catcher

Autor: Marianne Wiggins
Verlag: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Ausgabe/Medienart   Gedrucktes Buch : Biografie : Belletristik : Englisch : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edAlle Ausgaben und Medienarten anzeigen
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Narratives from two different eras intertwine: the fraught passion between turn-of-the-twentieth-century icon Edward Curtis (1868-1952) and his muse-wife, Clara; and a twenty-first-century journey of redemption. Narrated in the first person by a reimagined writer named Marianne Wiggins, the novel begins in Hollywood, where top producers are eager to sentimentalize the complicated life of Edward Curtis as a sunny  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Portraits Fiction
Physisches Format Online version:
Wiggins, Marianne.
Shadow catcher.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007
(OCoLC)608403095
Name: Edward S Curtis
Medienart: Biografie, Belletristik, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: Marianne Wiggins
ISBN: 9780743265201 0743265203 9780743265218 0743265211
OCLC-Nummer: 104874705
Auszeichnungen: Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Awards: Fiction 2008
Beschreibung: 323 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Verfasserangabe: Marianne Wiggins.
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Following her National Book Award finalist Evidence of Things Unseen, Marianne Wiggins turns her extraordinary literary imagination to the American West, where the life of legendary photographer  Weiterlesen…

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