The Resource The ancient minstrel: : novellas, Jim Harrison, (electronic resource)

The ancient minstrel: : novellas, Jim Harrison, (electronic resource)

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The ancient minstrel: : novellas
Title
The ancient minstrel:
Title remainder
novellas
Statement of responsibility
Jim Harrison
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Language
eng
Summary
New York Times bestselling author Jim Harrison is one of our most beloved and acclaimed writers, adored by both readers and critics. In The Ancient Minstrel, Harrison delivers three novellas that highlight his phenomenal range as a writer, shot through with his trademark wit and keen insight into the human condition. Harrison has tremendous fun with his own reputation in the title novella, about an aging writer in Montana who spars with his estranged wife, with whom he still shares a home; weathers the slings and arrows of literary success; and tries to cope with the sow he buys on a whim and the unplanned litter of piglets that follow soon after. In "Eggs," a Montana woman reminisces about staying in London with her grandparents and collecting eggs at their country house. Years later, having never had a child, she attempts to do so. And in "The Case of the Howling Buddhas," retired Detective Sunderson-a recurring character from Harrison's New York Times bestsellers The Great Leader and The Big Seven-is hired as a private investigator to look into a bizarre cult that achieves satori by howling along with howler monkeys at the zoo. Fresh, incisive, and endlessly entertaining, with moments of both profound wisdom and sublime humor, The Ancient Minstrel is an exceptional reminder of why Jim Harrison is one of the most cherished and important writers at work today
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Midwest
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1937-2016
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Harrison, Jim
Dewey number
813/.54
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Mark Bramhall, Xe Sands, and Keith Szarabajka
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  • 1937-2016
  • 1937-2016
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  • Bramhall, Mark
  • Sands, Xe
  • Szarabajka, Keith
  • Harrison, Jim
  • Harrison, Jim
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  • Authors
  • Childlessness
  • Cults
  • Montana
Target audience
adult
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Label
The ancient minstrel: : novellas, Jim Harrison, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11573259
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MWT11573259
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 37 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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MWT11573259
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sound
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other
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Label
The ancient minstrel: : novellas, Jim Harrison, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11573259
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11573259
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 37 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11573259
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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