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The Resource The pursuit of Alice Thrift : a novel, Elinor Lipman

The pursuit of Alice Thrift : a novel, Elinor Lipman

Label
The pursuit of Alice Thrift : a novel
Title
The pursuit of Alice Thrift
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elinor Lipman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Thrift, a socially inept surgical intern at a Boston hospital, is pursued romantically by shady social climber Ray Russo, until her roommate and her neighbor decide to guide Alice through the social complexities of life
Summary
Workaholic wallflower Alice Thrift, a socially inept surgical intern at a Boston hospital, is pursued romantically by Ray Russo, a social-climbing, somewhat shady purveyor of carnival fudge, until her roommate, nurse Leo Frawley, and neighbor, Dr. Sylvie Schwartz, decide to take on the task of guiding Alice through the social complexities of life.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
072332
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lipman, Elinor
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women physicians
  • Interns (Medicine)
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Courtship
  • Courtship
  • Interns (Medicine)
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Women physicians
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
The pursuit of Alice Thrift : a novel, Elinor Lipman
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
ocm55025401
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780375724596
Lccn
2002031864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55025401
Label
The pursuit of Alice Thrift : a novel, Elinor Lipman
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
ocm55025401
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780375724596
Lccn
2002031864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55025401

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