The Resource My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante

My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante

Label
My brilliant friend
Title
My brilliant friend
Statement of responsibility
Elena Ferrante
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
A modern masterpiece from one of Italy's most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila, who represent the story of a nation and the nature of friendship. The story begins in the 1950s in a poor but vibrant neighborhood on the outskirts of Naples. Growing up on these tough streets, the two girls learn to rely on each other ahead of anyone or anything else. As they grow--and as their paths repeatedly diverge and converge--Elena and Lila remain best friends whose respective destinies are reflected and refracted in the other. They are likewise the embodiments of a nation undergoing momentous change. Through the lives of these two women, Ferrante tells the story of a neighborhood, a city, and a country as it is transformed in ways that, in turn, also transform the relationship between her protagonists. With My Brilliant Friend, the first in a trilogy, Ferrante proves herself to be one of Italy's greatest storytellers. She has given her readers a masterfully plotted page-turner, abundant and generous in its narrative details and characterizations--a stylish work of literary fiction destined to delight her many fans and win new readers to her work
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferrante, Elena
Dewey number
853/.92
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PQ4866.E6345
LC item number
A8113 2015ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Hillary Huber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huber, Hillary
  • Ferrante, Elena
Series statement
Neapolitan novels
Series volume
book 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Naples (Italy)
  • Friendship
  • Italy
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante
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Publication
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn904599309
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (12 hr., 36 min., 50 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483080703
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
15C681EB-C76A-4803-952E-26BE3A4A8988
System control number
(OCoLC)904599309
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn904599309
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (12 hr., 36 min., 50 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483080703
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
15C681EB-C76A-4803-952E-26BE3A4A8988
System control number
(OCoLC)904599309
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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