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Travelling light

Author: Tove Jansson; Silvester Mazzarella; Ali Smith
Publisher: London : Sort Of Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This translated collection of stories brilliantly evokes the shifting scenes and restlessness of summer. A professor arrives in a beautiful Spanish village only to find that her host has left and she must cope with fractious neighbours alone; a holiday on a Finnish island is thrown into disarray when a disconcerting young boy arrives.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Translations
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Named Person: Tove Jansson; Tove Jansson
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tove Jansson; Silvester Mazzarella; Ali Smith
ISBN: 9780954899585 095489958X
OCLC Number: 613437858
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: 202 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Resa med lätt bagage.
Responsibility: Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Silvester Mazzarella ; introduced by Ali Smith.

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Jansson's prose is wondrous: it is clean, deliberate; an aesthetic so certain of itself it's breathtaking * Daily Telegraph *

 
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