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The Resource Adultery : a novel, Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry

Adultery : a novel, Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry

Label
Adultery : a novel
Title
Adultery
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
A woman around her thirties begins to question the routine and predictability of her days. In everybody's eyes, she has a perfect life: a solid and stable marriage, a loving husband, sweet and well-behaved children and a job as a journalist she can't complain about. However, she can no longer bear the necessary effort to fake happiness when all she feels in life is an enormous apathy. All that changes when she encounters an ex-boyfriend from her adolescence. Jacob is now a successful politician and, during an interview, he ends up arousing something in her she hadn't felt for a long time: passion
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Coelho, Paulo
Dewey number
869.3/42
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from Portuguese
LC call number
PQ9698.13.O3546
LC item number
A63 2014
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Costa, Margaret Jull
  • Perry, Zoë
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adultery
  • Married women
  • Politicians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Midlife crisis
Label
Adultery : a novel, Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Brazil as Adultério by Sextante, Rio de Janeiro, in 2012"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
255 pages.
Isbn
9781101874080
Lccn
2014018191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • sky259767410
  • (OCoLC)964425122
  • 880763
Label
Adultery : a novel, Paulo Coelho ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa and Zoë Perry
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Brazil as Adultério by Sextante, Rio de Janeiro, in 2012"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
255 pages.
Isbn
9781101874080
Lccn
2014018191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • sky259767410
  • (OCoLC)964425122
  • 880763

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