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The Resource Celestial navigation, Anne Tyler

Celestial navigation, Anne Tyler

Label
Celestial navigation
Title
Celestial navigation
Statement of responsibility
Anne Tyler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thirty-eight-year-old Jeremy Pauling has never left home. He lives on the top floor of a Baltimore row house where he creates collages of little people snipped from wrapping paper. His elderly mother putters in the rooms below. That is, until the fall of 1960, when she dies and leaves Jeremy alone. The following spring he takes in two boarders: a young woman and her child. Mary is unaware of how much courage it takes Jeremy to look her in the eye. For Jeremy, like one of his paper creations, is fragile and easily torn - especially when he's falling in love ..."--Book cover
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060024
Cataloging source
SMP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyler, Anne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ4.T979
  • PS3570.Y45
  • PS3570.Y45
LC item number
C4 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Boardinghouses
  • Young women
  • Agoraphobia
  • Artists
Target audience
adult
Label
Celestial navigation, Anne Tyler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This edition published by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine Books trade ed.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780449911808
Lccn
96096701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 35699217
  • (OCoLC)35699217
Label
Celestial navigation, Anne Tyler
Publication
Note
"This edition published by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine Books trade ed.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780449911808
Lccn
96096701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 35699217
  • (OCoLC)35699217

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      37.377573 -76.770995
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