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Silk
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Published:
New York : Vintage Books, 2007.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
132 pages ;c 21 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction Baricco
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The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who combs the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for the quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan.There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot read the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country. But in the moment he does, Joncour is possessed.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307277978, 0307277976
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APA Citation (style guide)

Baricco, A., & Goldstein, A. (2007). Silk. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Baricco, Alessandro, 1958- and Ann Goldstein. 2007. Silk. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Baricco, Alessandro, 1958- and Ann Goldstein, Silk. New York: Vintage Books, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Baricco, Alessandro, and Ann Goldstein. Silk. New York: Vintage Books, 2007. Print.

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