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The Resource Palimpsest : a memoir, Gore Vidal

Palimpsest : a memoir, Gore Vidal

Label
Palimpsest : a memoir
Title
Palimpsest
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Gore Vidal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Memoir by author Gore Vidal recalling his first forty years of life, his associations with the rich and famous, and meditations on writing, history, acting, and politics
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vidal, Gore
Dewey number
  • 818/.5409
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3543.I26
LC item number
Z474 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Authors, American
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Vidal, Gore
  • LITERATURA NORTE-AMERICANA
  • MEMÓRIAS (LITERATURA)
  • Schrijvers
  • Amerikaans
  • Autobiographie
Label
Palimpsest : a memoir, Gore Vidal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Palimpsest -- The small bedroom at Merrywood -- The desire and the successful pursuit of the whole -- Dah -- Dot -- Briefly, Schools, War -- "Today my nerves are shattered. But I am indomitable!" -- Guatemala -- Dancers: an interval -- "Gene Collins" -- Rome and the glorious bird -- The guest of the blue nuns -- Paris, Proust's Whorehouse, Gide, Bowles, and Isherwood -- London, E M Foster, as well as friends-to-be -- "I was the last king-emperor, you know" -- "Now you owe me a dollar" -- At home on the Hudson in the Cold War -- To do well what should not be done at all -- London, Nina -- The Twenty-nine New York Congressional District -- Thirteen green pages with hindsight added -- Getting out -- Getting back -- Section : E Lot 293 1/2, Subdivisions 2 and 4
Control code
32968980
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
435 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679440383
Lccn
95037777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)32968980
Label
Palimpsest : a memoir, Gore Vidal
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Palimpsest -- The small bedroom at Merrywood -- The desire and the successful pursuit of the whole -- Dah -- Dot -- Briefly, Schools, War -- "Today my nerves are shattered. But I am indomitable!" -- Guatemala -- Dancers: an interval -- "Gene Collins" -- Rome and the glorious bird -- The guest of the blue nuns -- Paris, Proust's Whorehouse, Gide, Bowles, and Isherwood -- London, E M Foster, as well as friends-to-be -- "I was the last king-emperor, you know" -- "Now you owe me a dollar" -- At home on the Hudson in the Cold War -- To do well what should not be done at all -- London, Nina -- The Twenty-nine New York Congressional District -- Thirteen green pages with hindsight added -- Getting out -- Getting back -- Section : E Lot 293 1/2, Subdivisions 2 and 4
Control code
32968980
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
435 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679440383
Lccn
95037777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)32968980

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