The Resource Algren : a life, Mary Wisniewski

Algren : a life, Mary Wisniewski

Label
Algren : a life
Title
Algren
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Mary Wisniewski
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Algren: A Life is a new biography of Chicago writer Nelson Algren, author of The Man with the Golden Arm, A Walk on the Wild Side, Never Come Morning, multiple short stories, and travel essays"--
Summary
The first examination of Nelson Algren in over 25 years, based on interviews with dozens of the writer’s inner circle and his unpublished writing and correspondence
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534383
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wisniewski, Mary
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3501.L4625
LC item number
Z95 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Algren, Nelson
  • Novelists, American
  • Authors, American
  • Algren, Nelson
  • Authors, American
  • Novelists, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Algren : a life, Mary Wisniewski
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood days -- College and the crash -- Prison and somebody in boots -- Marriage and the WPA -- Polonia and never come morning -- Polonia's revenge and Private Abraham -- Beloved local youth -- Golden years -- The walls begin to close -- The nonconformist -- Return of the native -- Good-bye to fiction -- Good-bye to Chicago -- Knitted backwards
Control code
ocn944408123
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
362 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781613735329
Lccn
2016002793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)944408123
Label
Algren : a life, Mary Wisniewski
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood days -- College and the crash -- Prison and somebody in boots -- Marriage and the WPA -- Polonia and never come morning -- Polonia's revenge and Private Abraham -- Beloved local youth -- Golden years -- The walls begin to close -- The nonconformist -- Return of the native -- Good-bye to fiction -- Good-bye to Chicago -- Knitted backwards
Control code
ocn944408123
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
362 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781613735329
Lccn
2016002793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)944408123

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