My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

For faster,
simpler
access.
Use Lean
Library.
Get it now
Don't show me again
     
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
 
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art
E-RESOURCE
Author Novak, Vjenceslav, 1859-1905.

Title A tale of two worlds / Vjenceslav Novak ; translated by John K. Cox.

Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2014.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Dva svijeta. English
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Ceu Press classics
CEU Press classics.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary In this novel, written by the esteemed novelist in 1901, a provincial composer and organist from Croatia struggles to find his way along the perilous frontier between the worlds of artistic vocation and humdrum family life. The local kapellmeister---a Czech, in good Habsburg tradition, and a confidant of Gaj and Palacky, influential politicians of the time---recognizes young Amadej Zlatanic as a prodigy and persuades the stingy mayor and stubborn parish priest to pack the teenager off to the conservatory in Prague. After several years of sordid student purgatory, Amadej returns to Croatia---ready for love and ready to make great art.
Language notes Translated from the Croatian.
Other author Cox, John K., 1964- translator.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Musicians -- Croatia -- Fiction.
Fiction.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9786155225833 (electronic bk.)
6155225834 (electronic bk.)
9786155225826
6155225826