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The Resource Beloved, Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by A.S. Byatt

Beloved, Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by A.S. Byatt

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by A.S. Byatt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is persistently haunted by the ghost of her dead baby girl
Member of
Summary
Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is persistently haunted by the ghost of her dead baby girl
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great American Read, 2018.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1988.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 1988.
Awards note
  • Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 1988.
  • Pulitzer Prize for fiction, 1988
  • American Book Award, 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046250
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
268
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Women slaves
  • Infanticide
  • Ohio
  • African American women
  • Infanticide
  • Women slaves
  • Ohio
Target audience
adult
Label
Beloved, Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by A.S. Byatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxii-xxiii)
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
ocm70823318
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780307264886
Lccn
2006050217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)70823318
Label
Beloved, Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by A.S. Byatt
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxii-xxiii)
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
ocm70823318
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 316 pages
Isbn
9780307264886
Lccn
2006050217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)70823318

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