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The summer book

Author: Tove Jansson; Thomas Teal
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, a division of Random House, [1975] ©1974
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This brief novel tells the story of Sophia, a six-year-old girl awakening to existence, and Sophia's grandmother, nearing the end of hers, as they spend the summer on a tiny unspoiled island in the Gulf of Finland." -- Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Fictional Work
Fiction
Novels
Romans
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jansson, Tove.
Summer book.
New York : Pantheon Books, [1975], ©1974
(OCoLC)583382776
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tove Jansson; Thomas Teal
ISBN: 0394492498 9780394492490
OCLC Number: 1056979
Notes: "Originally published in Sweden as Sommarboken by Albert Bonniers Förlag, Stockholm. Copyright ©1972"--Title page verso.
Credits: Introduction by Kathryn Davis (New York Review of Books ed.).
Description: 166 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The morning swim --
Moonlight --
The magic forest --
The scolder --
Berenice --
The pasture --
Playing Venice --
Dead calm --
The cat --
The cave --
The road --
Midsummer --
The tent --
The neighbor --
The robe --
The enormous plastic sausage --
The crooks --
The visitor --
Of angleworms and others --
Sophia's storm --
Day of danger --
August.
Other Titles: Sommarboken.
Responsibility: Tove Jansson ; translated from the Swedish by Thomas Teal.

Abstract:

"This brief novel tells the story of Sophia, a six-year-old girl awakening to existence, and Sophia's grandmother, nearing the end of hers, as they spend the summer on a tiny unspoiled island in the Gulf of Finland." -- Publisher's description.

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