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The Resource Saint Mazie, Jami Attenberg, (text large print)

Saint Mazie, Jami Attenberg, (text large print)

Label
Saint Mazie
Title
Saint Mazie
Statement of responsibility
Jami Attenberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A novel about a Prohibition-era bad girl turned good inspired by the life of Mazie Phillips, Queen of the Bowery"--
Summary
After a childhood spent running wild on the sidewalks of New York, Mazie Phillips becomes the proprietress of 1920s Manhattan's popular Venice movie theater. However, Mazie finds her true calling in life during the Great Depression, as opens her doors to the homeless. Fans of the popular blog Humans of New York will appreciate the tough-talking, big-hearted "Saint Mazie, Queen of the Bowery," a real person first introduced to the reading public in a 1940 New Yorker profile by Joseph Mitchell. This novel interleave the facts of Mazie's life with well-researched fictional elements. -- Description by Gillian Speace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10416095
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Attenberg, Jami
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3601.T784
LC item number
S25 2015b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Nineteen twenties
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Saint Mazie, Jami Attenberg, (text large print)
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
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
389 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628997118
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015023867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 911617994
  • (OCoLC)911617994
Label
Saint Mazie, Jami Attenberg, (text large print)
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
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
389 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628997118
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015023867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 911617994
  • (OCoLC)911617994

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