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The Resource What I loved : a novel, Siri Hustvedt

What I loved : a novel, Siri Hustvedt

Label
What I loved : a novel
Title
What I loved
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Siri Hustvedt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story begins in New York in 1975, when art historian Leo Hertzberg discovers an extraordinary painting by an unknown artist in a SoHo gallery. He buys the work and tracks down the artist, Bill Wechsler, and the two men embark on a life-long friendship. Leo's story spans twenty-five years and follows the evolution of the growing involvement between his family and Bill's--an intricate constellation of attachments that includes the two men their wives, Erica and Violet and their children, Matthew and Mark. Over the years, they not only enjoy love but endure loss
Summary
The long friendship between art historian Leo Hertzberg and artist Bill Wechsler leads to a growing involvement between their two families as they deal with the joys, sorrows, tragedies, and loss that transform their lives.
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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071205
Cataloging source
USG
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Hustvedt, Siri
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Art historians
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Married people
  • Friendship
  • Painters
  • Vermont
  • Art historians
  • Friendship
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Married people
  • Painters
  • New York (State)
  • Vermont
Target audience
adult
Label
What I loved : a novel, Siri Hustvedt
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
ocm55954145
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9780312421199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55954145
Label
What I loved : a novel, Siri Hustvedt
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
ocm55954145
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9780312421199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55954145

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