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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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