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The Resource The moon, come to Earth : dispatches from Lisbon, Philip Graham

The moon, come to Earth : dispatches from Lisbon, Philip Graham

Label
The moon, come to Earth : dispatches from Lisbon
Title
The moon, come to Earth
Title remainder
dispatches from Lisbon
Statement of responsibility
Philip Graham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dispatch from a foreign land, when crafted by an attentive and skilled writer, can be magical, transmitting pleasure, drama, and seductive strangeness. In The Moon, Come to Earth, Philip Graham offers an expanded edition of a popular series of dispatches originally published on McSweeney's, an exuberant yet introspective account of a year's sojourn in Lisbon with his wife and daughter. Casting his attentive gaze on scenes as broad as a citywide arts festival and as small as a single paving stone in a cobbled walk, Graham renders Lisbon from a perspective that varies between wide-eyed and kno
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Philip
Dewey number
914.6904/44
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
DP776
LC item number
.G73 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graham, Philip
  • Lisbon (Portugal)
  • Lisbon (Portugal)
  • Graham, Philip
  • TRAVEL
  • Travel
  • Portugal
  • Electronic books. -- local
  • Graham, Philip, -- 1951- -- Travel -- Portugal -- Lisbon
  • Lisbon (Portugal) -- Anecdotes
  • Lisbon (Portugal) -- Description and travel
Label
The moon, come to Earth : dispatches from Lisbon, Philip Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I don't know why I love Lisbon -- So who says objects are inanimate? -- 365 days of pork surprise -- Alchemy : from a rube to a local -- Bread, bread; cheese, cheese -- Let's throw a festival! -- Isn't there a law against filching a calçada? -- The moon, come to Earth -- Those tricky subgestures -- Nearly the same substance -- Go, whatchamacallits! -- Chama-me Ismail -- Another history lesson -- We capture the castle -- Salvage -- Light for light -- Este espectáculo cruél -- Three churches -- Particle and wave -- Fairly medieval -- Goodbye, good luck -- Sip by sip -- On this side of the ocean
Control code
527729016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612426513
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7208/9780226305165
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 242651
  • cd60b90f-ce3e-4cc3-a65a-2bfb96c4d649
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)527729016
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The moon, come to Earth : dispatches from Lisbon, Philip Graham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I don't know why I love Lisbon -- So who says objects are inanimate? -- 365 days of pork surprise -- Alchemy : from a rube to a local -- Bread, bread; cheese, cheese -- Let's throw a festival! -- Isn't there a law against filching a calçada? -- The moon, come to Earth -- Those tricky subgestures -- Nearly the same substance -- Go, whatchamacallits! -- Chama-me Ismail -- Another history lesson -- We capture the castle -- Salvage -- Light for light -- Este espectáculo cruél -- Three churches -- Particle and wave -- Fairly medieval -- Goodbye, good luck -- Sip by sip -- On this side of the ocean
Control code
527729016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612426513
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7208/9780226305165
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 242651
  • cd60b90f-ce3e-4cc3-a65a-2bfb96c4d649
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)527729016
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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