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The Resource A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving

A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving

Label
A widow for one year : a novel
Title
A widow for one year
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Title variation
Door in the floor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the thirty-seven years in the life of Ruth Cole, a complex, abrasive woman born in the shadow of her siblings' deaths and her parents' adultery, who only finds love after motherhood and widowhood.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035738
Cataloging source
AKD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
W53 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Novelists
  • Love stories
  • Long Island (N.Y.)
  • Cole, Ruth (Fictitious character)
  • Death
  • Grief
Target audience
adult
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xvi, 537 p.
Isbn
9780812968576
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
97049166
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52428073
  • (OCoLC)52428073
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xvi, 537 p.
Isbn
9780812968576
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
97049166
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52428073
  • (OCoLC)52428073

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