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Winter's tale

"One winter night, Peter Lake--master mechanic and second-story man--attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead."--

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  • ""New York City is subsumed in arctic winds, dark nights, and white lights, its life unfolds, for it is an extraordinary hive of the imagination, the greatest house ever built, and nothing exists that can check its vitality. One night in winter, Peter Lake - orphan and master-mechanic, attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks the house is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the love between Peter Lake, a middle-aged Irish burglar, and Beverly Penn, a young girl, who is dying. Peter Lake, a simple, uneducated man, because of a love that, at first he does not fully understand, is driven to stop time and bring back the dead. His great struggle, in a city ever alight with its own energy and beseiged by unprecedented winters, is one of the most beautiful and extraordinary stories of American literature."-"
  • "One night in New York, a city under siege by snow, Peter Lake attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home ... Thus begins the affair between this Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead; A New York Winter's Tale is the story of that extraordinary journey."
  • ""One winter night, Peter Lake--master mechanic and second-story man--attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead."--"@en
  • "One winter night, Peter Lake--master mechanic and second-story man--attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead."
  • "When master mechanic Peter Lake attempts to rob a mansion on the Upper West Side, he is caught by young Beverly Penn, the terminally ill daughter of the house, and their subsequent love sends Peter on a desperate personal journey."@en
  • "When master mechanic Peter Lake attempts to rob a mansion on the Upper West Side, he is caught by young Beverly Penn, the terminally ill daughter of the house, and their subsequent love sends Peter on a desperate personal journey."
  • "A bestseller that takes readers on a journey to New York of the Belle Epoque, where Peter Lake attempts to rob a Manhattan mansion only to find the daughter of the house at home. Thus begins the love between the middle-aged Irishman and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. "This novel ... is a gifted writer's love affair with the language ("Newsday). This e-book includes a sample chapter of IN SUNLIGHT AND IN SHADOW."@en
  • ""When master mechanic Peter Lake attempts to rob a mansion on the Upper West Side, he is caught by young Beverly Penn, the terminally ill daughter of the house, and their subsequent love sends Peter on a desperate personal journey."--NoveList."@en
  • "Peter Lake--orphan, thief, mechanic extraordinare--and Athansor, a flying Brooklyn milkhorse, establish a reign of love and justice in New York City in the year 2000."
  • "Peter Lake--orphan, thief, mechanic extraordinare--and Athansor, a flying Brooklyn milkhorse, establish a reign of love and justice in New York City in the year 2000."@en
  • "Peter Lake -- orphan, thief, mechanic extraordinaire -- and Athansor, a flying Brooklyn milkhorse, establish a reign of love and justice in New York City in the year 2000."
  • "New York, ausgehendes 19. Jahrhundert: Der Waisenjunge Peter Lake schlägt sich mit Diebstählen durch. Auf seinen Streifzügen durch die von Verfall und Verbrechen gezeichnete Stadt wird er von einem geheimnisvollen weissen Hengst begleitet, der ihm auf der Flucht vor einer Gangstermeute das Leben rettet. Als Peter in eine festungsgleiche Villa an der Upper West Side einbricht, begegnet er Beverly. Zwischen den beiden jungen Menschen entspinnt sich eine magische Liebesgeschichte ... Mark Helprin, geboren 1947 als Sohn einer Schauspielerin und eines Filmproduzenten, studierte Englisch und Politik an der Harvard University. Mit seinem Roman 'Wintermärchen' gelang ihm 1983 der Sprung in die internationalen Bestsellerlisten. Das Buch gilt heute als Klassiker und wurde von Hollywood in hochkarätiger Besetzung verfilmt."

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  • "Fantastic fiction"@en
  • "Fantastic fiction"
  • "Fantasy romány"
  • "Fantasy"@en
  • "Fantasy novels"
  • "Erzählende Literatur: Gegenwartsliteratur ab 1945"
  • "Love stories"
  • "Love stories"@en
  • "American fiction"
  • "Milostné romány"
  • "Love novels"
  • "Verhalend proza"
  • "Powieść amerykańska"@pl
  • "Paranormal fiction"
  • "Occult fiction"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Fantasy fiction"@en
  • "Fantasy fiction"
  • "Historical fiction"@en
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "Fantastyka naukowa amerykańska"
  • "Fantastyka naukowa amerykańska"@pl
  • "Americké romány"
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Popular literature"

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  • "Winter's tale : a novel"
  • "Zimni︠a︡i︠a︡ skazka"
  • "Zimowa opowieść"@pl
  • "Zimowa opowieść"
  • "Winter Marchen : Roman"
  • "Conte d'hiver : roman"
  • "Wintermärchen Roman"
  • "Wintervertelling"
  • "Winter's tale"@en
  • "Winter's tale"
  • "Zimní příběh"
  • "Dong ji qi ji = Winter's tale"
  • "Talvinen tarina"@fi
  • "A New York Winter's tale"
  • "Cuento de invierno"@es
  • "Cuento de invierno"
  • "Winter Märchen : Roman"
  • "冬季奇蹟"
  • "冬季奇蹟 = Winter's tale"
  • "Storia d'inverno"@it
  • "Storia d'inverno"
  • "Téli mese"
  • "A New York winter's tale"@en
  • "A New York winter's tale"
  • "Wintermärchen"
  • "Wintermärchen : Roman"
  • "Dong ji qi ji"
  • "Conte d'hiver"
  • "Зимняя сказка"
  • "Winter's Tale"
  • "Winter's Tale"@en

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