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The Resource Infinite jest : a novel, David Foster Wallace ; foreword by Tom Bissell

Infinite jest : a novel, David Foster Wallace ; foreword by Tom Bissell

Label
Infinite jest : a novel
Title
Infinite jest
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
David Foster Wallace ; foreword by Tom Bissell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A spoof on our culture featuring a drug-and-alcohol rehabilitation house near Boston. The center becomes a hotbed of revolutionary activity by Quebec separatists in revolt against the Organization of North American Nations which now rules the continent
Summary
The story of an intelligent but zany dysfunctional family is set in a drug-and-alcohol addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy and follows such themes as heartbreak, philosophy, and advertising
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060923
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wallace, David Foster
Dewey number
813./6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Addicts
  • Humorous stories
  • Addicts
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Humorous stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Infinite jest : a novel, David Foster Wallace ; foreword by Tom Bissell
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn913135859
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Back Bay 20th anniversary paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 1079 pages
Isbn
9780316306058
Lccn
2006934927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913135859
Label
Infinite jest : a novel, David Foster Wallace ; foreword by Tom Bissell
Publication
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
ocn913135859
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Back Bay 20th anniversary paperback edition.
Extent
xv, 1079 pages
Isbn
9780316306058
Lccn
2006934927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913135859

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