Coverart for item
The Resource Martin Rivas : a novel, by Alberto Blest Gana ; translated from the Spanish by Tess O'Dwyer ; with an introduction by Jaime Concha

Martin Rivas : a novel, by Alberto Blest Gana ; translated from the Spanish by Tess O'Dwyer ; with an introduction by Jaime Concha

Label
Martin Rivas : a novel
Title
Martin Rivas
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Alberto Blest Gana ; translated from the Spanish by Tess O'Dwyer ; with an introduction by Jaime Concha
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Widely acknowledged as the first Chilean novel, Martin Rivas (1862) by Alberto Blest Gana (1830-1920) is at once a passionate love story and an optimistic representation of Chilean nationhood. Written shortly after a decade of civil conflict, it is an indispensable source for understanding politics and society in nineteenth-century Chile. The hero of the story is Martin Rivas, an impoverished but ambitious youngster from the northern mining region of Chile, who is entrusted by his late father to the household of a wealthy and influential member of the Santiago elite. While living there, he fal
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1830-1920
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blest Gana, Alberto
Dewey number
863
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ8097.B5
LC item number
M313 2000eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Dwyer, Tess
Series statement
Library of Latin America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chile
  • Chile
  • FICTION
  • Manners and customs
  • Politics and government
  • Chile
Label
Martin Rivas : a novel, by Alberto Blest Gana ; translated from the Spanish by Tess O'Dwyer ; with an introduction by Jaime Concha
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series Editors' General Introduction; Introduction; Martín Rivas
Control code
252641312
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1, 389 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198026686
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252641312
Label
Martin Rivas : a novel, by Alberto Blest Gana ; translated from the Spanish by Tess O'Dwyer ; with an introduction by Jaime Concha
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series Editors' General Introduction; Introduction; Martín Rivas
Control code
252641312
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1, 389 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198026686
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252641312

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...