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The Resource A death in the family, James Agee ; introduction by Steve Earle

A death in the family, James Agee ; introduction by Steve Earle

Label
A death in the family
Title
A death in the family
Statement of responsibility
James Agee ; introduction by Steve Earle
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a sultry summer night in 1915, Jay Follet leaves his house in Knoxville, Tennessee, to tend to his father, whom he believes is dying. The summons turns out to be a false alarm, but on his way back to his family, Jay has a car accident and is killed instantly, leaving his wife, brother, and young son to deal with his sudden death
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1909-1955
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Agee, James
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3501.G35
LC item number
D43 2009
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Earle, Steve
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Traffic accident victims
  • Fathers and sons
  • Boys
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Knoxville (Tenn.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A death in the family, James Agee ; introduction by Steve Earle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in the United States of America by McDowell, Obolensky, Inc., 1957"--T.p. verso
  • Includes a note on the text and new introduction
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Centennial edition
Extent
xii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780143105718
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2011378283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318411336
  • (Sirsi) o318411336
  • (OCoLC)318411336
Label
A death in the family, James Agee ; introduction by Steve Earle
Publication
Note
  • "First published in the United States of America by McDowell, Obolensky, Inc., 1957"--T.p. verso
  • Includes a note on the text and new introduction
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Centennial edition
Extent
xii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780143105718
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2011378283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318411336
  • (Sirsi) o318411336
  • (OCoLC)318411336

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