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The Resource Katherine Anne Porter : a life, Joan Givner

Katherine Anne Porter : a life, Joan Givner

Label
Katherine Anne Porter : a life
Title
Katherine Anne Porter
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Joan Givner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Katherine Anne Porter's rise from Texas log-cabin poverty to a position as a well-known short story writer and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, stressing her stamina, wit, and determination
Summary
A biography of one of American literature's most enigmatic figures portrays the award-winning writer through all the drama, passion, excitement, and carefully constructed fiction of her ninety-year life
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
184425
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Givner, Joan
Dewey number
813/.54
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PS3531.O752
LC item number
Z64 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Porter, Katherine Anne
  • Women authors, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Katherine Anne Porter : a life, Joan Givner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
13963648
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
572 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780671432072
Lccn
82010626 //r943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (InCu)2A524BF0D19511D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00476978
Label
Katherine Anne Porter : a life, Joan Givner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
13963648
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
572 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780671432072
Lccn
82010626 //r943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (InCu)2A524BF0D19511D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00476978

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