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Fair and tender ladies, Lee Smith

Label
Fair and tender ladies
Title
Fair and tender ladies
Statement of responsibility
Lee Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fair and Tender Ladies is an epistolary novel that traces the life of Ivy Rowe, born in the isolated Virginia mountain community of Sugar Fork. Through births and deaths, marriages and funerals, the decades of Ivy's life are captured in a rich dialect that carries the sounds and sights of the Appalachians in each syllable
Summary
Ivy Rowe wants to be a writer, but poverty and motherhood in World War I and then the Depression limit her to colorful letters describing those in her Appalachian family and community
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
056554
Cataloging source
HCO
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
general
Label
Fair and tender ladies, Lee Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
14022325
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780399133824
Lccn
88010915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Fair and tender ladies, Lee Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
14022325
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780399133824
Lccn
88010915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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