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The Resource The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

Label
The lay of the land
Title
The lay of the land
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank Bascombe's career in real estate is thriving and his life finally seems to be on the right track, but when he is faced with marital and medical crises, he must find a new way to navigate the challenges of life without endangering everything he has worked for
Member of
Summary
In the fall of 2000, with the results of the presidential election still hanging in the balance, Frank Bascombe confronts the perils of Thanksgiving as he contends with health, marital, and family issues and works as a realtor at the Jersey shore
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
147249
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.O713
LC item number
L39 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Frank Bascombe series
Series volume
[bk. 3]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Real estate agents
  • New Jersey
  • Middle-aged men
  • Divorced men
Target audience
adult
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series numeration from goodreads.com
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
2574986
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780679776673
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006025570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780679454687
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70921365
  • (OCoLC)70921365
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Publication
Note
Series numeration from goodreads.com
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
2574986
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780679776673
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006025570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780679454687
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70921365
  • (OCoLC)70921365

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