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The cider house rules : a novel, John Irving

Label
The cider house rules : a novel
Title
The cider house rules
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Wilbur Larch does the "Lord's work" at his isolated orphanage and prepares Homer Wells to take his place
Summary
The practices of Dr. Wilbur Larch--obstetrician, orphanage director, ether addict, and abortionist--are hindered, abetted, and continued, in turn, by his favorite orphan, Homer Wells
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035733
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • Physicians
  • Orphanages
  • Abortion
  • Maine
  • Abortion
  • Orphanages
  • Physicians
  • Young men
  • Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
The cider house rules : a novel, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy who belonged to St. Cloud's -- The Lord's work -- Princes of Maine, kings of New England -- Young Dr. Wells -- Homer breaks a promise -- Ocean view -- Before the war -- Opportunity knocks -- Over Burma -- Fifteen years -- Breaking the rules
Control code
ocm41338121
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 571 pages
Isbn
9780679603351
Lccn
99030034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41338121
Label
The cider house rules : a novel, John Irving
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy who belonged to St. Cloud's -- The Lord's work -- Princes of Maine, kings of New England -- Young Dr. Wells -- Homer breaks a promise -- Ocean view -- Before the war -- Opportunity knocks -- Over Burma -- Fifteen years -- Breaking the rules
Control code
ocm41338121
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 571 pages
Isbn
9780679603351
Lccn
99030034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41338121

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