The Resource Middle C, a novel by William H. Gass

Middle C, a novel by William H. Gass

Label
Middle C
Title
Middle C
Statement of responsibility
a novel by William H. Gass
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Investigates the multifaceted nature of human identity and follows the experiences of Joseph, who flees Austria in 1938 and pretends to be Jewish before disappearing from London under mysterious circumstances
  • Graz, Austria, 1938. Joseph Skizzen's father, pretending to be Jewish, leaves his country for England with his wife and two children to avoid any connection with the Nazis. In London with his family for the duration of the war, he disappears under mysterious circumstances. The family is relocated to a small town in Ohio, where Joseph Skizzen grows up, becomes a decent amateur piano player, and creates as well a fantasy self-- a professor with a fantasy goal: to establish the Inhumanity Museum
Summary
Investigates the multifaceted nature of human identity and follows the experiences of Joseph, who flees Austria in 1938 and pretends to be Jewish before disappearing from London under mysterious circumstances
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10171196
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gass, William H.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.A845
LC item number
M53 2013eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music teachers
  • Self-presentation
  • Austrians
  • Identity (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
Middle C, a novel by William H. Gass
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=642A2F80-4751-4E59-98A6-49341F4F25F2
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn829938754
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (395 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307962263
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
642A2F80-4751-4E59-98A6-49341F4F25F2
Label
Middle C, a novel by William H. Gass
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=642A2F80-4751-4E59-98A6-49341F4F25F2
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn829938754
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (395 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307962263
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
642A2F80-4751-4E59-98A6-49341F4F25F2

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