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The Resource A widow for one year, John Irving

A widow for one year, John Irving

Label
A widow for one year
Title
A widow for one year
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Title variation
Door in the floor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An epic story of a family, dysfunctional at best, unable to cope with tragedy--or with each other. This profoundly absorbing story expresses the depths of misery and the healing power of love
Summary
Chronicles the life of a complex, abrasive woman born in the shadow of her siblings' deaths and her parents' adultery, who only finds love after motherhood and widowhood
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035738
Cataloging source
SDE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
W53 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Grief
  • Widows
  • Women novelists
  • Domestic fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A widow for one year, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Mass Market edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780345434791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48644236
  • (OCoLC)ocm48644236
Label
A widow for one year, John Irving
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Mass Market edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780345434791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48644236
  • (OCoLC)ocm48644236

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