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The Resource Black glass : short fictions, by Karen Joy Fowler

Black glass : short fictions, by Karen Joy Fowler

Label
Black glass : short fictions
Title
Black glass
Title remainder
short fictions
Statement of responsibility
by Karen Joy Fowler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen satirical stories. In The View from Venus, aliens do a case study of the mores and customs of college students, in The Travails, Gulliver's wife orders her husband to stop travelling and share household chores, while Lieserl portrays Einstein as a deadbeat dad. By the author of Sarah Canary
Summary
Fifteen short stories rife with irony, historical overtones, and a feeling for the picaresque include accounts of Carry Nation's fight against topless bars and Tonto's fortieth birthday, which passes without well wishes from the Lone Ranger
Writing style
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002562
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fowler, Karen Joy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Short stories
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
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short fictions
Label
Black glass : short fictions, by Karen Joy Fowler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Marian Wood book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Duplicity
  • The faithful companion at forty
  • The brew
  • Lily red
  • The black fairy's curse
  • The view from Venus : A case study
  • Game night at the fox and goose
  • Black glass
  • Contention
  • Shimabara
  • The Elizabeth complex
  • Go back
  • The travails
  • Lieserl
  • Letters from home
Control code
ocm36768051
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780805055573
Lccn
97013691
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)36768051
Label
Black glass : short fictions, by Karen Joy Fowler
Publication
Note
"A Marian Wood book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Duplicity
  • The faithful companion at forty
  • The brew
  • Lily red
  • The black fairy's curse
  • The view from Venus : A case study
  • Game night at the fox and goose
  • Black glass
  • Contention
  • Shimabara
  • The Elizabeth complex
  • Go back
  • The travails
  • Lieserl
  • Letters from home
Control code
ocm36768051
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780805055573
Lccn
97013691
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)36768051

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