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The Resource The gentleman, Forrest Leo

The gentleman, Forrest Leo

Label
The gentleman
Title
The gentleman
Statement of responsibility
Forrest Leo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Distraught at the loss of his inspiration, Lionel Savage, a poet from Victorian London, accidentally conjures the Devil and realizes that he has inadvertently sold his rich wife's soul to him, and plots a rescue mission to Hell with an assortment of unlikely companions
Summary
Rendered melodramatically suicidal by the loss of his inspiration, a poet from Victorian London accidentally conjures the Devil and realizes that he has sold his rich wife's soul before plotting a wacky rescue mission to Hell with his butler, a book-seller, a swashbuckling Buddhist, a mad inventor and his spirited kid sister. A first novel
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10518935
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leo, Forrest
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poets
  • Devil
  • London (England)
  • Devil
  • Poets
  • England
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Humorous / General
  • FICTION / Historical
Target audience
adult
Label
The gentleman, Forrest Leo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Being a truthful account concerning the hazards of love, marriage, duels, poetry, inventors, family, anarchists, airships, intercourse with the Devil, ladies' undergarments, painting from life, the history of exploration, &c. Set down by Mr. Lionel Lupus Savage & edited with objections by Mr. Hubert Lancaster, Esq, containing nothing either allegorical or metaphorical in nature & never deviating from the truth."
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
ocn930446806
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780399562631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)930446806
Label
The gentleman, Forrest Leo
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Being a truthful account concerning the hazards of love, marriage, duels, poetry, inventors, family, anarchists, airships, intercourse with the Devil, ladies' undergarments, painting from life, the history of exploration, &c. Set down by Mr. Lionel Lupus Savage & edited with objections by Mr. Hubert Lancaster, Esq, containing nothing either allegorical or metaphorical in nature & never deviating from the truth."
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
ocn930446806
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780399562631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)930446806

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