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The Resource My father's tears and other stories, John Updike, (sound recording)

My father's tears and other stories, John Updike, (sound recording)

Label
My father's tears and other stories
Title
My father's tears and other stories
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Title variation
My fathers tears and other stories
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Updike's first collection of new short fiction since the year 2000, My Father's Tears finds the author in a valedictory mood as he mingles narratives in his native Pennsylvania with stories of New England suburbia and foreign travel. In sum, American experience from the Depression to the aftermath of 9/11 finds reflection in these glittering pieces of observation, remembrance, and imagination
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Summary
A collection of short fiction includes tales set in the author's native Pennsylvania, the New England suburbs, and foreign countries, all depicting different facets of the American experience from the Depression through the aftermath of 9/11
Tone
Writing style
Audio
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10068333
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Updike, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Luke Daniels
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Daniels, Luke
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True
Series statement
BrillianceAudio on compact disc
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Short stories, American
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My father's tears and other stories, John Updike, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Delicate wives
  • The accelerating expansion of the universe
  • German lessons
  • The road home
  • My father's tears
  • Kinderszenen
  • The apparition
  • Blue light
  • Outage
  • The full glass
  • Morocco
  • Personal archaeology
  • Free
  • The walk with Elizanne
  • The guardians
  • The laughter of the gods
  • Varieties of religious experience
  • Spanish prelude to a second marriage
Control code
ocn308219482
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (8 hr., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781423397922
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)308219482
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My father's tears and other stories, John Updike, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Delicate wives
  • The accelerating expansion of the universe
  • German lessons
  • The road home
  • My father's tears
  • Kinderszenen
  • The apparition
  • Blue light
  • Outage
  • The full glass
  • Morocco
  • Personal archaeology
  • Free
  • The walk with Elizanne
  • The guardians
  • The laughter of the gods
  • Varieties of religious experience
  • Spanish prelude to a second marriage
Control code
ocn308219482
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (8 hr., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781423397922
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)308219482
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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