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The Resource Nearing ninety : and other comedies of late life, Judith Viorst ; illustrated by Laura Gibson

Nearing ninety : and other comedies of late life, Judith Viorst ; illustrated by Laura Gibson

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Nearing ninety : and other comedies of late life
Title
Nearing ninety
Title remainder
and other comedies of late life
Statement of responsibility
Judith Viorst ; illustrated by Laura Gibson
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The newest illustrated poetry collection in beloved author Judith Viorst's "decade" series (from It's Hard to Be Hip Over Thirty to Unexpectedly Eighty), exploring, with her signature savvy and humor, what it means to be an impending nonagenarian"--
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Viorst, Judith,
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3572.I6
LC item number
A6 2019
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gibson, Laura
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  • Aging
  • American poetry
  • HUMOR / Form / Limericks & Verse
  • HUMOR / Topic / Men, Women & Relationships
  • POETRY / American / General
Label
Nearing ninety : and other comedies of late life, Judith Viorst ; illustrated by Laura Gibson
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Publication
Copyright
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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
  • Intro; Dedication; Epigraph; Ninety; What Happened; Trading Places; It's Time; Still Kissing After All These Years; I Should Be Over This By Now; Dealing With It; The New Year's Eve Party; On Nearing Ninety; In Praise of the Double Bed; Telling My Age; What We Still Argue About; Right Now; Sightings; Man Mowing the Grass; The Graduation Brunch; In the Park; The Crestwood Village Retirement Community; Charlie Beerman; The Babes of the Upper East Side; At the Nursing Home; A Most Viable Widower; At the Japanese Restaurant; At the Playground; Endings
  • Some of the Things That Are Not on My Bucket ListMy Stuff; Lunch With Shirley; My Father, the Age I Am Now; The Remains of the Day; Not Especially Spiritual; Answers; A Warning (or Maybe a Love Song) for My Husband; Attitude; Another Way of Looking at Things; Lasts; My Legacy; About the Author; Copyright
Control code
1039394602
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 73 pages
Isbn
9781501197086
Lccn
2018041924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Nearing ninety : and other comedies of late life, Judith Viorst ; illustrated by Laura Gibson
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.
Contents
  • Intro; Dedication; Epigraph; Ninety; What Happened; Trading Places; It's Time; Still Kissing After All These Years; I Should Be Over This By Now; Dealing With It; The New Year's Eve Party; On Nearing Ninety; In Praise of the Double Bed; Telling My Age; What We Still Argue About; Right Now; Sightings; Man Mowing the Grass; The Graduation Brunch; In the Park; The Crestwood Village Retirement Community; Charlie Beerman; The Babes of the Upper East Side; At the Nursing Home; A Most Viable Widower; At the Japanese Restaurant; At the Playground; Endings
  • Some of the Things That Are Not on My Bucket ListMy Stuff; Lunch With Shirley; My Father, the Age I Am Now; The Remains of the Day; Not Especially Spiritual; Answers; A Warning (or Maybe a Love Song) for My Husband; Attitude; Another Way of Looking at Things; Lasts; My Legacy; About the Author; Copyright
Control code
1039394602
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 73 pages
Isbn
9781501197086
Lccn
2018041924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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