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Vincent and Theo : the Van Gogh brothers / Deborah Heiligman.

Heligman, Deborah, (author.).

Available copies

  • 17 of 17 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 17 total copies.

Summary:

The deep and enduring friendship between Vincent and Theo Van Gogh shaped both brothers' lives. They shared everything, swapping stories of lovers and friends, successes and disappointments, dreams and ambitions. Heiligman draws on the letters Vincent wrote to Theo during his lifetime to weave a tale of two lives intertwined as Theo supported Vincent's struggles to find his path in life.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 920 VAN GOGH 2017 (Text) 33892100459594 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/30/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780805093391
  • ISBN: 0805093397
  • Physical Description: 454 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Godwin Books / Henry Holt and Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-446) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Threshold -- Entresol: A glimpse into the future -- Beginnings (1852-1872) -- Dangers (1873-1875) -- Missteps, stumbles (1875-1879) -- Fissures (1879-1890) -- The quest (1880-1882) -- Storms (1882-1883) -- Endings and beginnings (1884-1885) -- An expanded palette (1885-1887) -- Bonds (1887-1888) -- Passions (1888) -- Abundances (1888-1889) -- Futures (1890) -- A sense of the finite (1890) -- Remains (1890-1891) -- Exit -- People -- Vincent and Theo's journey.
Summary, etc.:
The deep and enduring friendship between Vincent and Theo Van Gogh shaped both brothers' lives. They shared everything, swapping stories of lovers and friends, successes and disappointments, dreams and ambitions. Heiligman draws on the letters Vincent wrote to Theo during his lifetime to weave a tale of two lives intertwined as Theo supported Vincent's struggles to find his path in life.
Target Audience Note:
900L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Middle Grades+ 6.4 13.0
Subject: Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 > Juvenile literature.
Gogh, Theo van, 1857-1891 > Family > Juvenile literature.
Painters > Netherlands > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Brothers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Brothers.
Families.
Painters.
Netherlands.
Genre: Biographies.
Juvenile works.

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