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The Resource The stone angel, Margaret Laurence

The stone angel, Margaret Laurence

Label
The stone angel
Title
The stone angel
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Laurence
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Hagar Shipley, Margaret Laurence has created one of the boldest, most memorable characters in Canadian fiction. This is a study of old age and uncompromising pride. Hagar is almost 90, living with her elderly son, Marvin and his wife, Doris, both of whom she despises. The story is told in a series of flashbacks from Hagar's early childhood through her stormy marriage and loss of her favorite son. This novel is a keystone in Laurence's career
Member of
Summary
In Hagar Shipley, Margaret Laurence has created one of the boldest, most memorable characters in Canadian fiction. This is a study of old age and uncompromising pride. Hagar is almost 90, living with her elderly son, Marvin and his wife, Doris, both of whom she despises. The story is told in a series of flashbacks from Hagar's early childhood through her stormy marriage and loss of her favorite son. This novel is a keystone in Laurence's career
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
039815
Cataloging source
FVL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laurence, Margaret
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Manawaka novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Independence in women
  • Aging parents
  • Family problems
  • Authors
  • Young women
  • Senior women
  • Mothers and sons
  • Feminism
  • Manitoba
Target audience
adult
Label
The stone angel, Margaret Laurence
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780770416799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 00003333669
  • 77217
Label
The stone angel, Margaret Laurence
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780770416799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 00003333669
  • 77217

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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