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The Resource To the Hermitage, Malcolm Bradbury

To the Hermitage, Malcolm Bradbury

Label
To the Hermitage
Title
To the Hermitage
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Bradbury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It is 1773, and philosopher Denis Diderot, art critic, theater critic, impresario of L'Encyclopedie is summoned to St. Petersburg, where he hopes to enlighten the espotic Catherine the Great on reason and liberty. Though the crafty empress lures him to her Winter Palace, the Hermitage, she seems more interested in buying him impressive personal library than adopting the liberal reforms he suggests." -- Jacket
Summary
When a novelist responds to an invitation to participate in the "Diderot Project," he discovers that the enigmatic group is more influential than he imagined
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
016612
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6052.R246
LC item number
T6 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
To the Hermitage, Malcolm Bradbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
1403848
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 498 p.
Isbn
9781585671311
Lccn
00050147
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45166693
  • (OCoLC)45166693
Label
To the Hermitage, Malcolm Bradbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
1403848
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 498 p.
Isbn
9781585671311
Lccn
00050147
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45166693
  • (OCoLC)45166693

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