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The Resource Bech at bay : a quasi-novel, John Updike

Bech at bay : a quasi-novel, John Updike

Label
Bech at bay : a quasi-novel
Title
Bech at bay
Title remainder
a quasi-novel
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the continuing adventures of moderately well-known Jewish-American writer Henry Bech, now in his seventh decade, as he pursues fame and fortune in the literary world
Summary
Septuagenarian Jewish American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060127
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Updike, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3571.P4
LC item number
B43 1998b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish men
  • Novelists, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a quasi-novel
Label
Bech at bay : a quasi-novel, John Updike
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
Control code
14313963
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780375403682
Lccn
98027868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)86D5719D551311D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol05177794
Label
Bech at bay : a quasi-novel, John Updike
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14313963
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780375403682
Lccn
98027868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)86D5719D551311D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol05177794

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