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The Resource Gould's book of fish : a novel in twelve fish, by Richard Flanagan

Gould's book of fish : a novel in twelve fish, by Richard Flanagan

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Gould's book of fish : a novel in twelve fish
Title
Gould's book of fish
Title remainder
a novel in twelve fish
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Flanagan
Title variation
Goulds book of fish
Title variation remainder
a novel in twelve fish
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early nineteenth century, forger and thief William Buelow Gould lands in prison in Australia, where the prison doctor utilizes his painting talents to create an illustrated taxonomy of the country's exotic sea creatures
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Australian Literature Society Gold Medal, 2002.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2002.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 2002.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
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068944
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
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Flanagan, Richard
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gould, William Buelow
  • Marine animals in art
  • Prisoners as artists
  • Penal colonies
  • Fishes in art
  • Prisoners
  • Painters
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in twelve fish
Label
Gould's book of fish : a novel in twelve fish, by Richard Flanagan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm48494034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780802117113
Lccn
2001055747
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-0984
Label
Gould's book of fish : a novel in twelve fish, by Richard Flanagan
Publication
Control code
ocm48494034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780802117113
Lccn
2001055747
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-0984

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