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The Resource The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín

The empty family : stories, Colm Tóibín

Label
The empty family : stories
Title
The empty family
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Colm Tóibín
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short fiction includes "The Street," in which Pakistani workers in Barcelona pursue a taboo affair; and "Two Women," in which a taciturn Irish set designer confronts repressed emotions while working in her homeland
Summary
A collection of stories portraying mute emotion and intense intimacies that remain unarticulated.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Gay Men's Fiction, 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
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369284
Cataloging source
DLC
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1955-
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Tóibín, Colm
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.O455
LC item number
E47 2011
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Families
  • Home
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
The empty family : stories, 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
Contents
  • The street
  • Silence
  • The empty family
  • Two women
  • One minus one
  • The pearl fishers
  • Barcelona, 1975
  • The new Spain
  • The colour of shadows
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781439138328
Lccn
2010032931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 548607406
  • (OCoLC)548607406
Label
The empty family : stories, 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
Contents
  • The street
  • Silence
  • The empty family
  • Two women
  • One minus one
  • The pearl fishers
  • Barcelona, 1975
  • The new Spain
  • The colour of shadows
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781439138328
Lccn
2010032931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 548607406
  • (OCoLC)548607406

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