The Resource A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving

A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving

Label
A widow for one year : a novel
Title
A widow for one year
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Title variation
Door in the floor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young woman bears emotional scars from childhood that are, ironically, the impetus behind her distinguished writing career
Summary
Chronicles the thirty-seven years in the life of Ruth Cole, 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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
W53 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women novelists
  • Grief
  • Novelists
Target audience
adult
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, 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.
Control code
37955786
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First trade edition.
Extent
xiv, 537 pages
Isbn
9780375501371
Lccn
97049166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, 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.
Control code
37955786
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First trade edition.
Extent
xiv, 537 pages
Isbn
9780375501371
Lccn
97049166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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