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The Resource Cat's eye, Margaret Atwood

Cat's eye, Margaret Atwood

Label
Cat's eye
Title
Cat's eye
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Title variation
Cats eye
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Years after painter Elaine Risley flees Toronto for Vancouver, she returns to search for long-missing parts of her life and pursue the elusive Cordelia, her best friend and sometimes enemy
Summary
Controversial painter Elaine Risley returns from Vancouver for a retrospective of her work. Here, in Toronto, the city of her youth, she confronts the submerged layers of her past her unconventional family, her eccentric and brilliant brother, the self-righteous Mrs. Smeath, and the two men Elaine later came to love in diverse and sometimes disastrous ways. But it is the enigmatic Cordelia, once her tormentor, then her best friend, whose elusive yet powerful presence in her life Elaine finally comes to understand.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Toronto Book Awards, 1989.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
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013459
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1939-
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Atwood, Margaret
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.A8
LC item number
C38 2011eb
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850
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Women painters
  • Friendship
  • Girls
  • Psychological fiction
  • Electronic books
  • Toronto (Ont.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Cat's eye, Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (445 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307797964
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn773355723
  • (OCoLC)773355723
System details
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cat's eye, Margaret Atwood
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 online resource (445 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307797964
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn773355723
  • (OCoLC)773355723
System details
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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