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A Christmas story, Jean Shepherd

Label
A Christmas story
Title
A Christmas story
Statement of responsibility
Jean Shepherd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Christmas story gathers together in one hilarious volume the gems of autobiographical humor that Jean Shepherd drew upon to create this enduring film. Here is young Ralphie Parker's shocking discovery that his decoder ring is really a device to promote Ovaltine; his mother and father's pitched battle over the fate of a lascivious leg lamp and, most crucially, Ralphie's unstoppable campaign to get Santa or anyone else to give him a Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot range model air rifle. Who cares that the whole adult world is telling him, "You'll shoot your eye out, kid." The pieces that comprise A Christmas story coalesce in a magical fashion to become an irresistible piece of Americana
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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Shepherd, Jean
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Dick Cavett & full cast
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cavett, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Humorous stories
  • Bildungsromans
  • Indiana
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A Christmas story, Jean Shepherd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
806200
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library edition.
Extent
3 audio discs (72 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415905227
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
6530-CD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415905227
  • (OCoLC)56344096
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A Christmas story, Jean Shepherd
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
806200
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library edition.
Extent
3 audio discs (72 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415905227
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
6530-CD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415905227
  • (OCoLC)56344096
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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