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The Resource Rules of civility, by Amor Towles, (text large print)

Rules of civility, by Amor Towles, (text large print)

Label
Rules of civility
Title
Rules of civility
Statement of responsibility
by Amor Towles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in New York City in 1938, tells the story of a watershed year in the life of an uncompromising 25-year-old named Katey Kontent. Armed with little more than a formidable intellect, a bracing wit, and her own brand of cool nerve, Katey embarks on a journey from a Wall Street secretarial pool through the upper echelons of New York society in search of a brighter future
Summary
A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne'er-do-well, and a single-minded widow
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390439
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Towles, Amor
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.O945
LC item number
R85 2011b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Upper class
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Rules of civility, by Amor Towles, (text large print)
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2012/04/16/rules-of-civility-by-amor-towles/
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
23 cm
Extent
577 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410443243
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011032389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 743432795
  • (OCoLC)743432795
Label
Rules of civility, by Amor Towles, (text large print)
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2012/04/16/rules-of-civility-by-amor-towles/
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
23 cm
Extent
577 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410443243
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011032389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 743432795
  • (OCoLC)743432795

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