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The Resource October : a novel, Zoë Wicomb

October : a novel, Zoë Wicomb

Label
October : a novel
Title
October
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Zoë Wicomb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mercia Murray is a woman of fifty-two years who has been left. Abandoned by her partner in Scotland, where she has been living for twenty-five years, Mercia returns to her homeland of South Africa to find her family overwhelmed by alcoholism and secrets. Poised between her life in Scotland and her life in South Africa, she recollects the past with a keen sense of irony as she searches for some idea of home. In Scotland, her life feels unfamiliar; her apartment sits empty. In South Africa, her only brother is a shell of his former self, pushing her away. And yet in both places she is needed
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wicomb, Zoë
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.W53
LC item number
O28 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged women
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • South Africa
  • Scotland
  • FICTION
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • Middle-aged women
  • Scotland
  • South Africa
Label
October : a novel, Zoë Wicomb
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
Pages:1 to 25; Pages:26 to 50; Pages:51 to 75; Pages:76 to 100; Pages:101 to 125; Pages:126 to 150; Pages:151 to 175; Pages:176 to 200; Pages:201 to 225; Pages:226 to 250; Pages:251 to 257
Control code
900282042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595589675
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6dd6e77a-0855-44b4-9f49-4e73aeba8d25
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900282042
Label
October : a novel, Zoë Wicomb
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
Pages:1 to 25; Pages:26 to 50; Pages:51 to 75; Pages:76 to 100; Pages:101 to 125; Pages:126 to 150; Pages:151 to 175; Pages:176 to 200; Pages:201 to 225; Pages:226 to 250; Pages:251 to 257
Control code
900282042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595589675
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6dd6e77a-0855-44b4-9f49-4e73aeba8d25
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900282042

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