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The Resource Mrs. Bridge, Evan Connell

Mrs. Bridge, Evan Connell

Label
Mrs. Bridge
Title
Mrs. Bridge
Statement of responsibility
Evan Connell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Mrs. Bridge, Evan S. Connell, a consummate storyteller, artfully crafts a portrait using the finest of details in everyday events and confrontations. With a surgeon's skill, Connell cuts away the middle-class security blanket of uniformity to expose the arrested development underneath--the entropy of time and relationships lead Mrs. Bridge's three children and husband to recede into a remote silence, and she herself drifts further into doubt and confusion. The raised evening newspaper becomes almost a fire screen to deflect any possible spark of conversation. The novel is comprised of vigne
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connell, Evan S.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O5
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Salter, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • FICTION
  • Families
Label
Mrs. Bridge, Evan Connell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1 Love and Marriage; 2 Children; 3 Preliminary Training; 4 Marmalade; 5 Christmas Basket; 6 Displaced Dummy; 7 Alice Jones; 8 Who Can Find the Caspian Sea?; 9 Of Ladies and Women; 10 Table Manners; 11 Alice Jones Again; 12 Agreeable Conversation; 13 Guest Towels; 14 Late for Dinner; 15 Holiday News; 16 A Matter of Taste; 17 Good-by Alice; 18 Never Speak to Strange Men; 19 Grace Barron; 20 What's Up, Señora Brid ge?; 21 The Leaco cks; 21 The Leacocks; 22 Victim of Circumstances; 23 Rock Fight; 24 Advanced Training; 25 Another World; 26 Tower; 27 Sentimental Moment; 28 Soft Gift
  • 29 Nothing Spectacular30 The Search for Love; 31 Treachery; 32 No Scenes in Church; 33 Powerful Vocabulary; 34 Tobacco Road; 35 One Summer Morning; 36 Growing Pains; 37 Maid from Madras; 35 Revolt of the Masses; 39 Minister's Book; 40 Lady Poet; 41 Voting; 42 Oaths and Pledges; 43 Another Victim of Circumstances; 44 Leda; 45 The Clock; 46 Countess Mariska; 47 Tea Leaves; 48 Liberal; 49 The Private World of Wilhelmand Susan; 50 Sir William and Sir Thomas; 51 The Low-pressure Salesman; 52 Second Lesson in Spanish; 53 Servant's Entrance; 54 Rumpy; 55 The Chrysler and the Comb; 56 No Evangelism
  • 57 Chaperon58 Good Night; 59 Suitor; 60 Ingrid; 61 Parking; 62 News of the Leacocks; 63 The Hat; 64 First Babies; 65 Who's Calling?; 66 Mademoiselle from Kansas City; 67 Ruth Goes to New York; 68 Tornado at the Club; 69 Non Capisco; 70 England; 71 French Restaurant; 72 Winged Victory; 73 Strangers in Paradise; 74 Intellectual Café; 75 Sidewalk Artist; 76 Telegram; 77 Beautiful Luggage; 78 Mirror, Mirror; 79 Psst!; 80 Peculiar Roman; 81 Change of Itinerary; 82 Inside Europe; 83 Progress, Madness, Defeat; 84 Robbery at the Heywood Duncans'; 85 No Questions; 86 Follow Me Home
  • 87 Jules, Niki, et al88 The Rich and the Poor; 89 Paquita de las Torres; 90 Extra-sensory Perception; 91 Frayed Cuffs; 92 Sex Education; 93 Words of Wisdom; 94 Very Gay Indeed; 95 Local Talent; 96 Exchange of Letters; 97 Frozen Fruit; 98 Reflections on Montaigne; 99 Gloves; 100 Marching with Dr. Foster; 101 Quo Vadis, Madame?; 102 Joseph Conrad; 103 Psychotherapy; 104 Pineapple Bread; 105 Carolyn's Engagement; 106 Present from Douglas; 107 Carolyn Marries; 108 Alice; 109 Winter; 110 Tuna Salad; 111 Old Acquaintance; 112 Home Again; 113 Mr. Bridge Adjourns; 114 Letter from a Buddhist
  • 115 All's Well116 Remembrance of Things Past; 117 Hello?; Afterword
Control code
755415486
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781582438498
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
17e5d42e-73b9-4592-a498-6af2a71dc519
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415486
Label
Mrs. Bridge, Evan Connell
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1 Love and Marriage; 2 Children; 3 Preliminary Training; 4 Marmalade; 5 Christmas Basket; 6 Displaced Dummy; 7 Alice Jones; 8 Who Can Find the Caspian Sea?; 9 Of Ladies and Women; 10 Table Manners; 11 Alice Jones Again; 12 Agreeable Conversation; 13 Guest Towels; 14 Late for Dinner; 15 Holiday News; 16 A Matter of Taste; 17 Good-by Alice; 18 Never Speak to Strange Men; 19 Grace Barron; 20 What's Up, Señora Brid ge?; 21 The Leaco cks; 21 The Leacocks; 22 Victim of Circumstances; 23 Rock Fight; 24 Advanced Training; 25 Another World; 26 Tower; 27 Sentimental Moment; 28 Soft Gift
  • 29 Nothing Spectacular30 The Search for Love; 31 Treachery; 32 No Scenes in Church; 33 Powerful Vocabulary; 34 Tobacco Road; 35 One Summer Morning; 36 Growing Pains; 37 Maid from Madras; 35 Revolt of the Masses; 39 Minister's Book; 40 Lady Poet; 41 Voting; 42 Oaths and Pledges; 43 Another Victim of Circumstances; 44 Leda; 45 The Clock; 46 Countess Mariska; 47 Tea Leaves; 48 Liberal; 49 The Private World of Wilhelmand Susan; 50 Sir William and Sir Thomas; 51 The Low-pressure Salesman; 52 Second Lesson in Spanish; 53 Servant's Entrance; 54 Rumpy; 55 The Chrysler and the Comb; 56 No Evangelism
  • 57 Chaperon58 Good Night; 59 Suitor; 60 Ingrid; 61 Parking; 62 News of the Leacocks; 63 The Hat; 64 First Babies; 65 Who's Calling?; 66 Mademoiselle from Kansas City; 67 Ruth Goes to New York; 68 Tornado at the Club; 69 Non Capisco; 70 England; 71 French Restaurant; 72 Winged Victory; 73 Strangers in Paradise; 74 Intellectual Café; 75 Sidewalk Artist; 76 Telegram; 77 Beautiful Luggage; 78 Mirror, Mirror; 79 Psst!; 80 Peculiar Roman; 81 Change of Itinerary; 82 Inside Europe; 83 Progress, Madness, Defeat; 84 Robbery at the Heywood Duncans'; 85 No Questions; 86 Follow Me Home
  • 87 Jules, Niki, et al88 The Rich and the Poor; 89 Paquita de las Torres; 90 Extra-sensory Perception; 91 Frayed Cuffs; 92 Sex Education; 93 Words of Wisdom; 94 Very Gay Indeed; 95 Local Talent; 96 Exchange of Letters; 97 Frozen Fruit; 98 Reflections on Montaigne; 99 Gloves; 100 Marching with Dr. Foster; 101 Quo Vadis, Madame?; 102 Joseph Conrad; 103 Psychotherapy; 104 Pineapple Bread; 105 Carolyn's Engagement; 106 Present from Douglas; 107 Carolyn Marries; 108 Alice; 109 Winter; 110 Tuna Salad; 111 Old Acquaintance; 112 Home Again; 113 Mr. Bridge Adjourns; 114 Letter from a Buddhist
  • 115 All's Well116 Remembrance of Things Past; 117 Hello?; Afterword
Control code
755415486
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781582438498
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
17e5d42e-73b9-4592-a498-6af2a71dc519
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415486

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