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The Resource House of names : a novel, Colm Tóibín

House of names : a novel, Colm Tóibín

Label
House of names : a novel
Title
House of names
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Colm Tóibín
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the story of Clytemnestra and her children in the legendary Greek city of Mycenae, describes how at the side of her lover she plots to murder her long-absent husband for his betrayals and infidelities
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562273
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tóibín, Colm
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.O455
LC item number
H68 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clytemnestra
  • Orestes
  • Electra
  • Revenge
  • Adultery
  • Betrayal
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mythology, Greek
Target audience
adult
Label
House of names : a novel, Colm Tóibín
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781501140211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 984127932
  • (OCoLC)984127932
Label
House of names : a novel, Colm Tóibín
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781501140211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 984127932
  • (OCoLC)984127932

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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