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The Resource A life of my own, Claire Tomalin

A life of my own, Claire Tomalin

Label
A life of my own
Title
A life of my own
Statement of responsibility
Claire Tomalin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In A Life of My Own, the renowned biographer of Charles Dickens, Samuel Pepys, and Thomas Hardy, and former literary editor for the Sunday Times reflects on a remarkable life surrounded by writers and books." -- From Amazon.com summary
Summary
The biographer reflects upon her own life, from discovering books as a form of escapism during her parents' divorce to mingling in the London literary scene of the nineteen sixties and nineteen seventies
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10625225
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tomalin, Claire
Dewey number
801/.95092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tomalin, Claire
  • Critics
  • Editors
  • Critics
  • Editors
  • England
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Target audience
adult
Label
A life of my own, Claire Tomalin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A London romance -- States of grace -- Life lessons -- My last school : Dartington Hall -- Higher education -- Becoming a Tomalin -- The sixties -- A birth and two books -- 1973 -- Working mother -- 1980 -- Sunday Times -- Other lives -- Surprises and discoveries
Control code
on1013493231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 334 pages
Isbn
9780399562914
Lccn
2018022698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028446025
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1013493231
Label
A life of my own, Claire Tomalin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A London romance -- States of grace -- Life lessons -- My last school : Dartington Hall -- Higher education -- Becoming a Tomalin -- The sixties -- A birth and two books -- 1973 -- Working mother -- 1980 -- Sunday Times -- Other lives -- Surprises and discoveries
Control code
on1013493231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 334 pages
Isbn
9780399562914
Lccn
2018022698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028446025
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1013493231

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