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The Resource A dangerous profession : a book about the writing life, Frederick Busch

A dangerous profession : a book about the writing life, Frederick Busch

Label
A dangerous profession : a book about the writing life
Title
A dangerous profession
Title remainder
a book about the writing life
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Busch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the fundamental truths revealed in the fictional works of some of the world's finest literary figures, including Melville, Dickens, and Hemingway
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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157132
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
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Busch, Frederick
Dewey number
808.02
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Busch, Frederick
  • Books and reading
  • Authorship
  • Criticism
Target audience
adult
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a book about the writing life
Label
A dangerous profession : a book about the writing life, Frederick Busch
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
My father's war -- The children in the woods -- For the love of A princess of Mars -- A relative lie -- The writer's wife -- The floating Christmas tree -- Bad -- Melville's mail -- The rub -- Suitors by Boz -- The language of starvation -- Terrence Des Pres -- Even the smallest position -- The unscrupulous purity of Graham Greene -- The desert in the bed -- Hemingway's sentence
Control code
ocm38966037
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9780312192556
Lccn
98007329
System control number
(Sirsi) ABR-8397
Label
A dangerous profession : a book about the writing life, Frederick Busch
Publication
Contents
My father's war -- The children in the woods -- For the love of A princess of Mars -- A relative lie -- The writer's wife -- The floating Christmas tree -- Bad -- Melville's mail -- The rub -- Suitors by Boz -- The language of starvation -- Terrence Des Pres -- Even the smallest position -- The unscrupulous purity of Graham Greene -- The desert in the bed -- Hemingway's sentence
Control code
ocm38966037
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9780312192556
Lccn
98007329
System control number
(Sirsi) ABR-8397

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