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My name is Red / Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Erdağ M. Göknar.

Pamuk, Orhan, 1952- (author.). Göknar, Erdağ M. (Added Author). Vintage International (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Beaufort County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC PAM (Text) 0530001704978 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch FIC PAM (Text) 0530003317217 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC PAM (Text) 0530001704986 Adult Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375706851
  • ISBN: 0375706852
  • ISBN: 9780375406959
  • ISBN: 0375406956
  • Physical Description: [xiii], 417 pages : map ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Vintage International edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf/Vintage Books/Random House, 2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A New York times notable book"--P. [4] of cover.
Summary, etc.:
When the Sultan commissions a great book to celebrate his royal self and his extensive dominion, he directs Enishte Effendi to assemble a cadre of the most acclaimed artists in the land. Their task: to illuminate the work in the European style. But because figurative art can be deemed an affront to Islam, this commission is a dangerous proposition indeed, and no one in the elite circle can know the full scope or nature of the project." "Panic erupts when one of the chosen miniaturists disappears, and the Sultan demands answers within three days. The only clue to the mystery - or crime? - lies in the half-finished illuminations themselves. Has an avenging angel discovered the blasphemous work? Or is a jealous contender for the hand of Enishte's ravishing daughter, the incomparable Shekure, somehow to blame?
Awards Note:
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Subject: Illumination of books and manuscripts > Fiction.
Islam and art > Fiction.
Istanbul (Turkey) > Fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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