The Resource Portnoy's complaint, Philip Roth

Portnoy's complaint, Philip Roth

Label
Portnoy's complaint
Title
Portnoy's complaint
Statement of responsibility
Philip Roth
Title variation
  • Portnoys complaint
  • Portnoys complaint
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Philip Roth's bestselling novel, which takes the form of a monologue featuring the confession of a comic character who is thrust through life by his unappeasable sexuality, yet at the same time held back by the iron grip of his unforgettable childhood
Summary
A New York lawyer, dominated by a demanding Jewish mother, plays out a sexual revenge in fact and fantasy
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053256
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Philip
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • Jewish men
  • Sex addicts
  • Mothers and sons
  • Psychological fiction
  • Jewish men
  • Mothers and sons
  • Psychological fiction
  • Sex addicts
  • Young men
Target audience
adult
Label
Portnoy's complaint, Philip Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Vintage books."
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
ocm30476706
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780679756453
Lccn
94016661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)30476706
Label
Portnoy's complaint, Philip Roth
Publication
Note
"Vintage books."
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
ocm30476706
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780679756453
Lccn
94016661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)30476706

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