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The Resource A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year, Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky

A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year, Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky

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A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year
Title
A reader's book of days
Title remainder
true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year
Statement of responsibility
Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky
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readers book of days
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true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year
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Language
eng
Summary
Book connoisseur Tom Nissley has combed literary history to capture the stories that make writers' lives perennially fascinating: their epiphanies, embarrassments and achievements. Each handsome page in A Reader's Book of Days is devoted to a day of the year, featuring original accounts of events in the lives of great writers, and fictional events that took place within beloved books
Summary
Presents a literary companion and guide that describes the mistakes, epiphanies, and successes of a variety of writers, from Proust and Conrad to Stephen King and J.K. Rowling, each day of the year
Writing style
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10225180
Cataloging source
DLC
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1967-
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Nissley, Tom
Dewey number
809/.9339
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN45
LC item number
.N534 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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Neborsky, Joanna
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True
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  • Literature
  • Books and reading
  • Best books
  • Authorship
Target audience
adult
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true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year
Label
A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year, Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn829738445
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780393239621
Lccn
2013031250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829738445
Label
A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year, Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn829738445
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9780393239621
Lccn
2013031250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829738445

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