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The Resource The violet hour : great writers at the end, Katie Roiphe

The violet hour : great writers at the end, Katie Roiphe

Label
The violet hour : great writers at the end
Title
The violet hour
Title remainder
great writers at the end
Statement of responsibility
Katie Roiphe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Katie Roiphe takes an unexpected and liberating approach to the most unavoidable of subjects. She investigates the last days of 5 great thinkers, writers and artists as they come to terms with the reality of approaching death. Roiphe draws on her own extraordinary research and access to the family, friends and caretakers of her subjects
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roiphe, Katie
Dewey number
  • 818.5'4'09
  • 818.5'4'09
  • 818.5409
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Terminally ill
  • Authors, American
  • Sontag, Susan
  • Freud, Sigmund
  • Updike, John
  • Thomas, Dylan
  • Sendak, Maurice
  • Salter, James
  • Literature
Label
The violet hour : great writers at the end, Katie Roiphe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: The Dial Press, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780349008530
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780349008530
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The violet hour : great writers at the end, Katie Roiphe
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: The Dial Press, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780349008530
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780349008530
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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