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The shadow catcher

Auteur : Marianne Wiggins
Éditeur: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Biographie : Fiction : Anglais : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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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  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Portraits Fiction
Format – détails additionnels: Online version:
Wiggins, Marianne.
Shadow catcher.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007
(OCoLC)608403095
Personne nommée: Edward S Curtis
Type d’ouvrage: Biographie, Fiction, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Marianne Wiggins
ISBN: 9780743265201 0743265203 9780743265218 0743265211
Numéro OCLC: 104874705
Récompenses: Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Awards: Fiction 2008
Description: 323 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Responsabilité: 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  Lire la suite...

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"Marianne Wiggins has...a passion to hurl herself into a continental unknown, to seek, misstep, recover and push on, while noticing every blade of grass along the way...the mark of a true epic Lire la suite...

 
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