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The Resource Jack Maggs, Peter Carey

Jack Maggs, Peter Carey

Label
Jack Maggs
Title
Jack Maggs
Statement of responsibility
Peter Carey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In London in the 1830s, a young thief insinuates himself into a wealthy household and soon falls in with an author fascinated by the criminal mind
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Age Book of the Year, 1997.
  • Age Fiction or Imaginative Writing Award, 1997.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 1998.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 1998.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
  • Miles Franklin Award, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
001261
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carey, Peter
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.C36
LC item number
J33 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Historical fiction
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Jack Maggs, Peter Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Faber and Faber Ltd., c1997
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9780679440086
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97036893 //r98
System control number
  • 97036893
  • 103649
Label
Jack Maggs, Peter Carey
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Faber and Faber Ltd., c1997
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9780679440086
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97036893 //r98
System control number
  • 97036893
  • 103649

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