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The Resource The mysteries of Pittsburgh, Michael Chabon

The mysteries of Pittsburgh, Michael Chabon

Label
The mysteries of Pittsburgh
Title
The mysteries of Pittsburgh
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now reissued, Michael Chabon's "New York Times" bestselling first novel is a funny, tender coming-of-age novel that introduces readers to Art Bechstein, a Holden Caulfield for the post-Boomer/pre-Gen X-er generation. Chabon's first novel was universally lauded as the arrival of a rare and remarkable new literary talent who has proved to be one of our most profound and original writers
Summary
Just graduated from college, Art Bechstein sets out on a journey to adulthood as he comes to terms with his gangster father and encounters a variety of unusual people along the way
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
019432
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • College students
  • Young men
  • City and town life
  • College students
  • Young men
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
adult
Label
The mysteries of Pittsburgh, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes reader's guide
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
1417419
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition.
Extent
297 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780060790592
Lccn
2008270244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060790592
  • (OCoLC)61439151
Label
The mysteries of Pittsburgh, Michael Chabon
Publication
Note
Includes reader's guide
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
1417419
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition.
Extent
297 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780060790592
Lccn
2008270244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060790592
  • (OCoLC)61439151

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