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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
722530
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780151014989
Lccn
2008037772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780151014989
  • (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
722530
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780151014989
Lccn
2008037772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780151014989
  • (OCoLC)232131917

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