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The Resource The big house : a century in the life of an American summer home, George Howe Colt

The big house : a century in the life of an American summer home, George Howe Colt

Label
The big house : a century in the life of an American summer home
Title
The big house
Title remainder
a century in the life of an American summer home
Statement of responsibility
George Howe Colt
Title variation
Century in the life of an American summer home
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this intimate and poignant history of a sprawling century-old summer house on Cape Cod, Colt explores not just one family's fascinating story but a vanishing way of life
Awards note
National Book Award finalist, 2003--Nonfiction
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colt, George Howe
Dewey number
  • 974.4/92043/092
  • B
  • 974.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historic buildings
  • Vacation homes
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)
  • Colt, George Howe
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)
  • Colt family
  • Colt family
  • Colt, George Howe
  • Historic buildings
  • Manners and customs
  • Vacation homes
  • Massachusetts
Label
The big house : a century in the life of an American summer home, George Howe Colt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-324)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter -- Arriving -- The family tree -- 1963 -- The discovery of Cape Cod -- Rooftree -- Renovations -- Fishing -- The North and South faces -- The barn -- Plain living -- Money -- Sailing -- Tennis -- Midsummer -- Hidden house -- The big cove -- Missing cards -- -Rain -- The white elephant -- Full house -- Florida -- Leaving -- Indian summer
Control code
ocm56089366
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Scribner trade pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 327 pages
Isbn
9780743249645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)56089366
Label
The big house : a century in the life of an American summer home, George Howe Colt
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-324)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter -- Arriving -- The family tree -- 1963 -- The discovery of Cape Cod -- Rooftree -- Renovations -- Fishing -- The North and South faces -- The barn -- Plain living -- Money -- Sailing -- Tennis -- Midsummer -- Hidden house -- The big cove -- Missing cards -- -Rain -- The white elephant -- Full house -- Florida -- Leaving -- Indian summer
Control code
ocm56089366
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Scribner trade pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 327 pages
Isbn
9780743249645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)56089366

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