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The Resource Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Housekeeping
Title
Housekeeping
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Title variation
House keeping
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ruthie and her younger sister, Lucille, grow toward adulthood under the untraditional care of Sylvie, the transient sister of their dead mother, in Fingerbone, the small Far West town on the glacial lake where their grandfather died in a train wreck and their mother drove off a cliff
Summary
Ruth, a young girl struggling to overcome haunting family memories in a town which will not ler her forget, gradually grows close to Sylvie, the sister of her dead mother
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award, 1982.
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052711
Cataloging source
InLeb
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
H6 2004
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Mothers
  • Girls
  • Aunts
Target audience
adult
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
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
Control code
5574432
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picardor ed.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780312424091
Lccn
80024061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(InLeb)lpl20064239
Label
Housekeeping, Marilynne Robinson
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
Control code
5574432
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Picardor ed.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780312424091
Lccn
80024061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(InLeb)lpl20064239

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