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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress : A Novel

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 239 Ratings and 239 Reviews

Book Description
An enchanting literary debut-already an international best-seller.

At the height of Mao's infamous Cultural Revolution, two boys are among hundreds of thousands exiled to the countryside for "re-education." The narrator and his best friend, Luo, guilty of being the sons of doctors, find themselves in a remote village where, among the peasants of Phoenix mountain, they are made to cart buck... More
Book Information
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
BindingHardcover (24 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages201
ISBN-10B002SB8OE8
Publication Date09/30/2001
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About Dai Sijie (Author) : Dai Sijie is a published author. Some of the published credits of Dai Sijie include Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (Unabridged).
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About Ina Rilke (Translator) : Ina Rilke is a published translator. Published credits of Ina Rilke include Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress.
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10/19/2012 Shelley Workinger said: http://bookfare.blogspot.com/2012/02/balzac-and-little-chinese-seamstress.html
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