The Resource The world's desire

The world's desire

Label
The world's desire
Title
The world's desire
Statement of responsibility
by H. Rider Haggard and Andrew Lang. With 27 illus. from drawings by Maurice Greiffenhagen
Title variation
worlds desire
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The World's Desire, coauthored with Andrew Lang, is the continuing story of Odysseus, who returns to Ithaca to find his home destroyed. Aphrodite orders him to go to Egypt to seek out the immortal Helen, whom he wooed before marrying Penelope. This book might be called The Further Adventures of Odysseus or The Odyssey, Part 2. (Goodreads)
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Summary
A hard fight it had been and a long, and the Wanderer was weary. He took the tiller of the ship in his hand, and steered for the South and for the noonday sun, which was now at his highest in the heavens. But suddenly the bright light of the sky was darkened and the air was filled with the rush, and the murmur, and the winnowing of innumerable wings
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071657
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1856-1925
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Haggard, H. Rider
Dewey number
823/.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1844-1912
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  • Lang, Andrew
  • Carter, Lin
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True
Series statement
Adult fantasy
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  • Odysseus
  • Helen
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Adventure stories, American
Target audience
adult
Label
The world's desire
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Publication
Distribution
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
MWT12008526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9783962721770
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12008526
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12008526
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The world's desire
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
MWT12008526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9783962721770
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12008526
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12008526
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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