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The Resource Just kids : from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship

Just kids : from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship

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Just kids : from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship
Title
Just kids
Title remainder
from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship
Statement of responsibility
Patti Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this tough, tender memoir, singer-songwriter Patti Smith transports readers to what seemed like halcyon days for art and artists in New York as she shares tales of the denizens of Max's Kansas City, the Hotel Chelsea, Scribner's, Brentano's and Strand bookstores and her new life in Brooklyn with a young man named Robert Mapplthorpe--the man who changed her life with his love, friendship, and genius
Summary
An artist and musician recounts her romance, lifetime friendship, and shared love of art with Robert Mapplethorpe, in a memoir that includes such influential artists as Bob Dylan, Allen Ginsberg, Andy Warhol, and William Burroughs
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2010.
Biography type
autobiography
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347583
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Smith, Patti
Dewey number
782.42166/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.S672
LC item number
A3 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Smith, Patti
  • Mapplethorpe, Robert
  • Chelsea Hotel
  • Women rock musicians
  • Photographers
  • Women poets, American
  • Artists
  • Musicians
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Just kids : from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship
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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 (xii, 278 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062008442
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650823913
  • (OCoLC)650823913
Label
Just kids : from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel: a life of art and friendship
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 (xii, 278 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062008442
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn650823913
  • (OCoLC)650823913
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