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The Resource Ablutions : notes for a novel, Patrick deWitt

Ablutions : notes for a novel, Patrick deWitt

Label
Ablutions : notes for a novel
Title
Ablutions
Title remainder
notes for a novel
Statement of responsibility
Patrick deWitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Working at a decaying Hollywood bar while making notes for the novel he hopes to write, a bartender is drawn into the alcoholic oblivion that affects his customers, losing his wife, his goals, and himself in the process
Summary
A bartender in a declining Hollywood bar documents the actions of his various down-and-out regulars, planning to use his notes for a future novel, but soon finds himself becoming one of them as he descends into addiction and his life begins to unravel. After a half-hearted attempt at cleaning up his act fails, he hatches a terrible plan of escape, his only chance for redemption.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302764
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
deWitt, Patrick
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Authorship
  • Alcoholics
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Authorship
  • Alcoholics
  • Alcoholics
  • Authorship
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
notes for a novel
Label
Ablutions : notes for a novel, Patrick deWitt
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn232131917
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780151014989
Lccn
2008037772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)232131917
Label
Ablutions : notes for a novel, Patrick deWitt
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn232131917
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780151014989
Lccn
2008037772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)232131917

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