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The Resource By the lake : a novel, by John McGahern

By the lake : a novel, by John McGahern

Label
By the lake : a novel
Title
By the lake
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by John McGahern
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A year in the lives of the unforgettable inhabitants of a modern-day Irish village--the Ruttledges, Londoners seeking a new way of life; the womanizing John Quinn; Jimmy Joe McKiernan, local head of the IRA; locals Jamesie and his wife Mary; and "the Shah," the wealthiest man in town--unfolds through a cylce of work, play, religious festivals, and the changing seasons. 20,000 first printing
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
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068565
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-
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McGahern, John
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Villages
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
By the lake : a novel, by John McGahern
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm48045841
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9780679419143
Lccn
2001050258
System control number
(Sirsi) ADE-3807
Label
By the lake : a novel, by John McGahern
Publication
Control code
ocm48045841
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9780679419143
Lccn
2001050258
System control number
(Sirsi) ADE-3807

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