The Resource Parnassus on Wheels

Parnassus on Wheels

Label
Parnassus on Wheels
Title
Parnassus on Wheels
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Morley ; illustrated by Douglas Gorsline
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Parnassus On Wheels (prequel to The Haunted Bookshop), rapidly-approaching-middle-age Helen McGill lives a drab life caring for her older brother, Andrew, a former businessman turned farmer, turned author. When bookseller Roger Mifflin shows up at the farm, Helen buys his unusual traveling bookstore and embarks on an adventure of her own
Member of
Summary
A horse drawn bookmobile, an eccentric literary fanatic, and a middle-aged housekeeper are drawn together by adventure and love
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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046071
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1890-1957
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Morley, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Gorsline, Douglas
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True
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  • Booksellers
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Voyages and travels
  • Books
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Farm life
  • Authors
  • Single women
  • Bookmobiles
  • Men/women relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Parnassus on Wheels
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
MWT11462805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781633559219
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11462805
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11462805
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Parnassus on Wheels
Link
Publication
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
MWT11462805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781633559219
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11462805
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11462805
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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