4 edition of A coin in nine hands found in the catalog.
A coin in nine hands
Translation of: Denier du rêve.
|Statement||Marguerite Yourcenar ; translated from the French by Dori Katz in collaboration with the author.|
|LC Classifications||PQ2649O8 D413|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||174|
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Marguerite Yourcenar’s novel ‘A Coin in Nine Hands’ follows the journey of a ten-lira coin as it travels between nine different people on a single day in Rome in She wrote the novel in Re-writing it in /9 she changed entire sections. In her afterword she noted: “The novel, such as it is today, is half original text and. A Guide Book of Lincoln Cents, by Q. David Bowers Official Red Book guide to America's longest-running coinage series. Contains a history of the 1¢ denomination, Lincoln cent collecting tips, a complete date and mint mark analysis, information on varieties and errors, and a synopsis of important events for each year since the series began in
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"A Coin in Nine Hands has passages that move close to poetry and a story that belongs in both literature and history."-Doris Grumbach, Los Angeles Times Book Review "What lingers at the end of A Coin in Nine Hands is the shadowiness and puppetlike vagueness of the Dictator, /5(2).
"A Coin in Nine Hands has passages that move close to poetry and a story that belongs in both literature and history." - Doris Grumbach, Los Angeles Times Book Review "What lingers at the end of A Coin in Nine Hands is the shadowiness and puppetlike vagueness of the Dictator, and the compelling specificity of the so-called 'common people.
"A Coin in Nine Hands has passages that move close to poetry and a story that belongs in both literature and history."-Doris Grumbach, Los Angeles Times Book Review "What lingers at the end of A Coin in Nine Hands is the shadowiness and puppetlike vagueness of the Dictator, and the compelling specificity of the so-called 'common people Author: Marguerite Yourcenar.
"A Coin in Nine Hands has passages that move close to poetry and a story that belongs in both literature and history."—Doris Grumbach, Los Angeles Times Book Review "What lingers at the end of A Coin in Nine Hands is the shadowiness and puppetlike vagueness of the Dictator, and the compelling specificity of the so-called ’common.
Get this from a library. A coin in nine hands. [Marguerite Yourcenar] -- Set in Rome inthe central tale of this book tells of a failed attempt to assassinate Mussolini. Around it are woven the stories of nine characters, drawing a series of portraits of Roman life.
A Coin in Nine Hands Summary. A Coin in Nine Hands is a collection of stories about nine people who are connected by a ten lira coin that passes into various hands. In addition to the coin, each of the lives are connected by similar themes of death, loneliness and love.
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A Coin in Nine Hands is a collection of stories about nine people who are connected by a ten lira coin that passes into various hands.
In addition to the coin, each of the lives are connected by similar themes of death, loneliness and love. As this coin passes from one person to the next, detailed stories of the character holding the coin unfold. Coin in Nine Hands Nicolas Jaar Made in summer Lyrics: Last night in a city near the persian gulf The heat soared to The heat soared to It’s already considered to be One of the.
This book consists of a series of vignettes of people living in Rome induring Mussolini's dictatorship. At first, there is no evident linkage beside the 10 lira piece than each character passes to another. If the title didn't point it out, you could almost miss the fact that a single ten-lira coin changes hands nine times in the.
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Even keep track of your coin collection in an online database. Editions for A Coin in Nine Hands: (Paperback published in ), (published in ), (Paperback published in ), 8. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Translation of: Denier du rêve.
Notes: Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus. A Coin in Nine Hands is a novel about a social group and about a period, the reign of Benito Mussolini in Marguerite Yourcenar uses the device of the circulating ten-lira coin to link her. Coin collecting used to be called the “hobby of kings and queens“, but now all of us can find rare and valuable currency in our own pocket change.
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The most important theme of A Coin in Nine Hands is the need for illusion in life. Without such illusions, most of the characters in the book would be unable to exist.
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