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The destiny thief : essays on writing, writers, and life, Richard Russo

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The destiny thief : essays on writing, writers, and life
Title
The destiny thief
Title remainder
essays on writing, writers, and life
Statement of responsibility
Richard Russo
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
A collection of personal essays from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Everybody’s Fool describes his broad interests and experiences, from an analysis on the value of Mark Twain, to accompanying a good friend on her pursuit of gender reassignment surgery
Tone
Audio
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10658050
Cataloging source
PNX
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1949-
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Russo, Richard
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.U812
LC item number
A6 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1949-
  • 1949-
  • 1949-
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  • Russo, Richard
  • Russo, Richard
  • Russo, Richard
  • Russo, Richard
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True
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  • Authors
  • Books and reading
  • Writing
  • Friendship
  • Transgender persons
  • Purpose in life
Target audience
adult
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essays on writing, writers, and life
Label
The destiny thief : essays on writing, writers, and life, Richard Russo
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The destiny thief -- The gravestone and the commode (The Sewanee review, summer 2017) -- Getting good (The Sewanee review, fall 2017) -- Address to the 2004 graduates of Colby College -- The pickwick papers (introduction to Modern Library Classics edition, 2003) -- Imagining Jenny (afterword to Jennifer Boylan's She's not there: a life in two genders, 2003) -- What frogs think: a defense of omniscience -- Mark Twain's nonfiction (introduction to volume 2, Everyman's Library edition, 2016) -- The boss in Bulgaria
Control code
1032412665
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781524733513
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017024819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The destiny thief : essays on writing, writers, and life, Richard Russo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The destiny thief -- The gravestone and the commode (The Sewanee review, summer 2017) -- Getting good (The Sewanee review, fall 2017) -- Address to the 2004 graduates of Colby College -- The pickwick papers (introduction to Modern Library Classics edition, 2003) -- Imagining Jenny (afterword to Jennifer Boylan's She's not there: a life in two genders, 2003) -- What frogs think: a defense of omniscience -- Mark Twain's nonfiction (introduction to volume 2, Everyman's Library edition, 2016) -- The boss in Bulgaria
Control code
1032412665
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781524733513
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017024819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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