The Resource On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan

On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan

Label
On Chesil Beach
Title
On Chesil Beach
Statement of responsibility
Ian McEwan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story centers around two newlyweds, Edward and Florence Mayhew both virgins who must struggle through their internal battle with sexual anxiety
Summary
On their wedding day, a young couple--Florence, daughter of an Oxford academic and a successful businessman, and Edward, an earnest history student with little experience of women--looks forward to the future while worrying about their upcoming wedding night
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • British Book Award for Book of the Year, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
Awards note
Man Booker Prize for Fiction Shortlist, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162952
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McEwan, Ian
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Virginity
  • Intimacy (Psychology)
  • Married people
  • Dorset (England)
  • Intimacy (Psychology)
  • Married people
  • Virginity
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Jonathan Cape, 2007
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
ocm76967215
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780385522403
Lccn
2006100720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)76967215
Label
On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Jonathan Cape, 2007
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
ocm76967215
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9780385522403
Lccn
2006100720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)76967215

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