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The Resource A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros

A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros

Label
A house of my own : stories from my life
Title
A house of my own
Title remainder
stories from my life
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Cisneros
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of true stories and nonfiction pieces, spanning nearly three decades, that, read together, paint an intimate portrait of a literary legend's life and career
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cisneros, Sandra
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican American women authors
  • Authors, American
Label
A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
  • Many of the pieces and stories were originally published elsewhere
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Hydra House -- No Place Like Home -- Luis Omar Salinas -- Falling in Love with Enamoramiento -- Marguerite Duras -- Huipiles -- Vivan los Muertos -- Straw into Gold -- A Tango for Astor -- Only Daughter -- Letter to Gwendolyn Brooks -- My Wicked Wicked Ways -- Who Wants Stories Now -- La Casa Que Canta -- Merce Rodoreda -- The House on Mango Street's Tenth Birthday -- I Can Live Sola and I Love to Work -- Tapicero's Daughter -- Guadalupe the Sex Goddess -- Que Vivan los Colores! -- Tenemos Layaway, or, How I Became an Art Collector -- An Ofrenda for My Father on Day of the Dead -- Un Poquito de Tu Amor -- Eduardo Galeano -- Infinito Botanica -- El Pleito/The Quarrel -- To Seville, with Love -- A White Flower -- Senor Cappuccino -- Natural Daughter -- A Girl Called Daydreamer -- A House of My Own -- An Ofrenda for My Mother -- Resurrections -- Ten Thousand -- The Author Reponds to Your Letter Requesting My Book Be Banned from the School Library -- The Girl Who Became a Saint: Teresa Urrea -- Chavela Vargas: Una Mujer Muy Mujer -- Chocolate and Donuts -- Akumal -- A Borrowed House -- Epilogue: Mi Casa Es Su Casa -- Pilon: Infinito -- Resting Place/Descano -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780385351331
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015007520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits, facsimiles, photographs
Label
A house of my own : stories from my life, Sandra Cisneros
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
  • Many of the pieces and stories were originally published elsewhere
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Hydra House -- No Place Like Home -- Luis Omar Salinas -- Falling in Love with Enamoramiento -- Marguerite Duras -- Huipiles -- Vivan los Muertos -- Straw into Gold -- A Tango for Astor -- Only Daughter -- Letter to Gwendolyn Brooks -- My Wicked Wicked Ways -- Who Wants Stories Now -- La Casa Que Canta -- Merce Rodoreda -- The House on Mango Street's Tenth Birthday -- I Can Live Sola and I Love to Work -- Tapicero's Daughter -- Guadalupe the Sex Goddess -- Que Vivan los Colores! -- Tenemos Layaway, or, How I Became an Art Collector -- An Ofrenda for My Father on Day of the Dead -- Un Poquito de Tu Amor -- Eduardo Galeano -- Infinito Botanica -- El Pleito/The Quarrel -- To Seville, with Love -- A White Flower -- Senor Cappuccino -- Natural Daughter -- A Girl Called Daydreamer -- A House of My Own -- An Ofrenda for My Mother -- Resurrections -- Ten Thousand -- The Author Reponds to Your Letter Requesting My Book Be Banned from the School Library -- The Girl Who Became a Saint: Teresa Urrea -- Chavela Vargas: Una Mujer Muy Mujer -- Chocolate and Donuts -- Akumal -- A Borrowed House -- Epilogue: Mi Casa Es Su Casa -- Pilon: Infinito -- Resting Place/Descano -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780385351331
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015007520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits, facsimiles, photographs

Library Locations

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