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The Resource The bookman's tale : a novel of obsession, Charlie Lovett

The bookman's tale : a novel of obsession, Charlie Lovett

Label
The bookman's tale : a novel of obsession
Title
The bookman's tale
Title remainder
a novel of obsession
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Lovett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After the death of his wife, Peter Byerly, a young antiquarian bookseller, relocates from the States to the English countryside, where he hopes to rediscover the joys of life through his passion for collecting and restoring rare books. But when he opens an eighteenth-century study on Shakespeare forgeries, he is shocked to find a Victorian portrait strikingly similar to his wife tumble out of its pages, and becomes obsessed with tracking down its origins. As he follows the trail back to the nineteenth century and then to Shakespeare's time, Peter learns the truth about his own past and unearths a book that might prove that Shakespeare was indeed the author of all his plays
Cataloging source
AMP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lovett, Charles C
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3612.O86
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Booksellers and bookselling
  • Widowers
  • Americans
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General
  • FICTION / Historical
Label
The bookman's tale : a novel of obsession, Charlie Lovett
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=140CB2D0-9B7D-46E5-A073-F7BCF2FE149E
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
ocn851392244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101622803
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
140CB2D0-9B7D-46E5-A073-F7BCF2FE149E
Label
The bookman's tale : a novel of obsession, Charlie Lovett
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=140CB2D0-9B7D-46E5-A073-F7BCF2FE149E
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
ocn851392244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101622803
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
140CB2D0-9B7D-46E5-A073-F7BCF2FE149E

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