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The Resource The hours, Michael Cunningham

The hours, Michael Cunningham

Label
The hours
Title
The hours
Statement of responsibility
Michael Cunningham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a novel of love, family inheritance, and desperation, the author offers a fictional account of Virginia Woolf's last days and her friendship with a poet living in his mother's shadow
Summary
The spirit of Virginia Woolf permeates the lives of several American readers as evidenced in this trio of tales about the author Woolf, a New Yorker planning a party to honour a writer, and a young mother reading Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1999.
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 1999.
  • Stonewall Book Award for the Barbara Gittings Literature Award, 1999.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Awards note
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Book Award (American Library Association), 1999
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022527
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cunningham, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.U484
LC item number
H68 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1882-1941
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Woolf, Virginia
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True
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  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Terminally ill
  • Large type books
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The hours, Michael Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1341297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
252 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783887159
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035098
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41531848
  • (OCoLC)41531848
Label
The hours, Michael Cunningham
Publication
Control code
1341297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
252 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783887159
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035098
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41531848
  • (OCoLC)41531848

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