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The Resource The offing, by Benjamin Myers

The offing, by Benjamin Myers

Label
The offing
Title
The offing
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Myers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During an idyllic English summer following World War II an unlikely friendship emerges between a teenage, nationalistic working class man and an older bohemian woman. While working a summer job for her, the teenager discovers an unpublished book of poetry holding a tragic secret message beyond the grave from her deceased lover, and both their lives are irrevocably changed
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10917739
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Benjamin
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6113.Y46
LC item number
O34 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Older women
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Friendship
  • Robin Hood's Bay (England)
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The offing, by Benjamin Myers
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
20 cm
Edition
First USA edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781733350143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1140358169
  • (OCoLC)1140358169
Label
The offing, by Benjamin Myers
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
20 cm
Edition
First USA edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781733350143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1140358169
  • (OCoLC)1140358169

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