The Resource RL's dream, by Walter Mosley

RL's dream, by Walter Mosley

Label
RL's dream
Title
RL's dream
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Mosley
Title variation
RLs dream
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dying bluesman being cared for by a young southern white girl recalls his life on the road and with a legendary blues musician, Robert "RL" Johnson
Summary
Recounting his memories to a young white woman who is also a refugee from a painful Southern past, Soupspoon Wise, a dying blues performer, describes a brief encounter with a famous performer that still haunts him
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 1996.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046388
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mosley, Walter
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O88456
LC item number
R5 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Robert
  • Blues musicians
  • Blues (Music)
  • African American musicians
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
RL's dream, by Walter Mosley
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
32314169
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780393038026
Lccn
95008695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
RL's dream, by Walter Mosley
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
32314169
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780393038026
Lccn
95008695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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