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The Resource The man who loved children, Christina Stead ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing

The man who loved children, Christina Stead ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing

Label
The man who loved children
Title
The man who loved children
Statement of responsibility
Christina Stead ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every family lives in an evolving story, told by all its members, inside a landscape of portentous events and characters. Their view of themselves is not shared by people looking from outside in--visitors, and particularly not relatives--for they have to see something pretty humdrum, even if, as in this case, the fecklessness them complain of is extreme
Member of
Summary
After ten years of marriage, Sam and Henny Pollit find themselves with too many children, insufficient money, and an abundant loathing for each other
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057279
Cataloging source
IUK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1983
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stead, Christina
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1110
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
207
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • United States
  • Families
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The man who loved children, Christina Stead ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm32435606
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780679443643
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)32435606
Label
The man who loved children, Christina Stead ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing
Publication
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
ocm32435606
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 529 pages
Isbn
9780679443643
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)32435606

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