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Author Sjöberg, Fredrik, author.

Title The fly trap / Fredrik Sjöberg ; translated by Thomas Teal.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    595.7 SJO    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    595.7 SJO    Available
Description 278 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published as Flugfällan in 2004 in Sweden by Nya Doxa, Nora.
Contents The curse of the starving class -- My entry into hoverfly high society -- A trap in Rangoon -- The man who loved islands -- The archipelago of buttonology -- René Malaise (1892-1978) -- Narcissiana -- The riddle of Doros -- In the shadow of a volcano -- The net and loneliness -- The fly tree -- The entomologist's career -- Slowness -- The island that sank in the sea -- The legible landscape -- Doctor Orlík and I -- The allotted time -- Portrait of Old man.
Subject Sjöberg, Fredrik.
Malaise, René Edmond, 1892-1978.
Entomologists -- Sweden.
Entomology.
Scientific expeditions -- History.
Added Author Teal, Thomas, translator.
Added Title Flugfällan. English
ISBN 9781101870150 (hard cover ; alk. paper)
110187015X (hard cover ; alk. paper)

 
    
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