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The Resource A bit on the side, William Trevor

A bit on the side, William Trevor

Label
A bit on the side
Title
A bit on the side
Statement of responsibility
William Trevor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The waiter who divulges his shocking life of crime to his ex-wife. A woman repeats the story of her parents' unstable marriage after a horrible tragedy. The schoolgirl who regrets gossiping about the cuckolded man who tutors her. A middle-aged couple meet in a theatre bar for a squalid blind date. The disappointed priest who fears an innocent young girl may run away from home. Two self-certain sisters visit a newly widowed local woman. And, in the volume's title story, a middle-age accountant offers his reasons for ending a love affair
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128163
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trevor, William
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men/women relations
  • Loneliness
  • Regret
  • Extramarital affairs
  • Marriage
  • Betrayal
  • Middle-aged women
  • Death
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
A bit on the side, William Trevor
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Sitting with the dead -- Traditions -- Justina's priest -- An evening out -- Graillis's legacy -- Solitude -- Sacred statues -- Rose wept -- Big bucks -- On the streets -- The dancing-master's music -- A bit on the side
Control code
ocm54821915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780670033430
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004042035
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-1709
Label
A bit on the side, William Trevor
Publication
Contents
Sitting with the dead -- Traditions -- Justina's priest -- An evening out -- Graillis's legacy -- Solitude -- Sacred statues -- Rose wept -- Big bucks -- On the streets -- The dancing-master's music -- A bit on the side
Control code
ocm54821915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780670033430
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004042035
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-1709

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