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The Resource The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

Label
The lay of the land
Title
The lay of the land
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
In the fall of 2000, with the results of the presidential election still hanging in the balance, Frank Bascombe confronts the perils of Thanksgiving as he contends with health, marital, and family issues and works as a realtor at the Jersey shore
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
147249
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.O713
LC item number
L39 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Frank Bascombe novels
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Real estate agents
  • New Jersey
  • Middle-aged men
  • Divorced men
Target audience
adult
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm70921365
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 p.
Isbn
9780679454687
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006025570
Other control number
9780679454687
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Publication
Control code
ocm70921365
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 p.
Isbn
9780679454687
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006025570
Other control number
9780679454687

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