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A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole

Label
A confederacy of dunces
Title
A confederacy of dunces
Statement of responsibility
by John Kennedy Toole
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ignatius J. Reilly of New Orleans, --selfish, domineering, deluded, tragic and larger than life-- is a noble crusader against a world of dunces. He is a modern-day Quixote beset by giants of the modern age. In magnificent revolt against the twentieth century, Ignatius propels his monstrous bulk among the flesh posts of the fallen city, documenting life on his Big Chief tablets as he goes, until his maroon-haired mother decrees that Ignatius must work
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize 1981
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10093656
Cataloging source
JBL
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1937-1969
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Toole, John Kennedy
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Barrett Whitener
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1960-
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Whitener, Barrett
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True
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  • Mothers and sons
  • Young men
  • Audiobooks
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
unknown
Label
A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Duration: 13:30:00
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 sound discs (13 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786182466
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • Z1978
  • ZE1978
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
ocm60330173
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A confederacy of dunces, by John Kennedy Toole
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Duration: 13:30:00
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 sound discs (13 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786182466
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • Z1978
  • ZE1978
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
ocm60330173
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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