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The Resource The abundance : narrative essays old and new, Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer

The abundance : narrative essays old and new, Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer

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The abundance : narrative essays old and new
Title
The abundance
Title remainder
narrative essays old and new
Statement of responsibility
Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer
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Contributor
Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In recognition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's long and lauded career as a master essayist, a landmark collection, including her most beloved pieces and some rarely seen work, rigorously curated by the author herself
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Summary
A landmark collection of author-curated pieces celebrates the master essayist's celebrated career and offers insight into her establishment of the "novelized nonfiction" form
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Writing style
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Cataloging source
AZZPT
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Dillard, Annie
Dewey number
814.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
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Dyer, Geoff.
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True
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  • American essays
  • American essays
Target audience
adult
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narrative essays old and new
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Label
The abundance : narrative essays old and new, Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From An American childhood.
  • Waking up
  • Skin
  • Being chased
  • Jokes
  • Waking up wild
  • Old stone Presbyterian
  • Turning out badly
  • Envoy
  • From The writing life.
  • Foreword
  • A writer in the world
  • From Image.
  • This is the life
  • From Encounters with Chinese writers.
  • Disneyland
  • From Pilgrim at Tinker Creek.
  • On foot in Virginia's Roanoke Valley
  • Seeing
  • The waters of separation
  • Tsunami
  • by Geoff Dyer
  • From For the time being.
  • Footprints
  • For the time being
  • From Teaching a stone to talk.
  • An expedition to the Pole
  • From Teaching a stone to talk.
  • Total eclipse
  • The deer at Providencia
  • The weasel
  • From Holy the firm.
  • Paganism
Control code
ocn933727418
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780062432971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)933727418
Label
The abundance : narrative essays old and new, Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From An American childhood.
  • Waking up
  • Skin
  • Being chased
  • Jokes
  • Waking up wild
  • Old stone Presbyterian
  • Turning out badly
  • Envoy
  • From The writing life.
  • Foreword
  • A writer in the world
  • From Image.
  • This is the life
  • From Encounters with Chinese writers.
  • Disneyland
  • From Pilgrim at Tinker Creek.
  • On foot in Virginia's Roanoke Valley
  • Seeing
  • The waters of separation
  • Tsunami
  • by Geoff Dyer
  • From For the time being.
  • Footprints
  • For the time being
  • From Teaching a stone to talk.
  • An expedition to the Pole
  • From Teaching a stone to talk.
  • Total eclipse
  • The deer at Providencia
  • The weasel
  • From Holy the firm.
  • Paganism
Control code
ocn933727418
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780062432971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)933727418

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