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The Resource Instead of a letter : a memoir, Diana Athill

Instead of a letter : a memoir, Diana Athill

Label
Instead of a letter : a memoir
Title
Instead of a letter
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Diana Athill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a young woman, Diana Athill was engaged to an air force pilot. Instead of a Letter tells how he broke off the engagement, married someone else, and, worst of all, died overseas before she could confront or forgive him. Evoking perfectly the picturesque country setting of her youth, this fearless and profoundly honest story of love and modern womanhood marks the beginning of Athill's brilliant literary career
Summary
A British writer recounts her life, her betrayal by a man she wanted to marry, her emotional recovery, and her career in publishing
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10143494
Cataloging source
DLC
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1917-
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Athill, Diana
Dewey number
828/.91409
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Athill, Diana
  • Authors, English
  • Editors
  • Athill, Diana
  • Authors, English
  • Editors
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Instead of a letter : a memoir, Diana Athill
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
ocn449866549
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780393338577
Lccn
2010008488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)449866549
Label
Instead of a letter : a memoir, Diana Athill
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
ocn449866549
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780393338577
Lccn
2010008488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)449866549

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