The Resource A common room : essays, 1954-1987, Reynolds Price

A common room : essays, 1954-1987, Reynolds Price

Label
A common room : essays, 1954-1987
Title
A common room
Title remainder
essays, 1954-1987
Statement of responsibility
Reynolds Price
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Literary essays on John Milton, Jimmy Carter, Ernest Hemingway, travel to Israel and Dachau, Christmas, fiction writing, and storytelling, among other topics
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Price, Reynolds
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.R54
LC item number
C66 1987
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American essays
  • American essays
Label
A common room : essays, 1954-1987, Reynolds Price
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vanity Fair: a personal reaction -- Country mouse, city mouse -- The thing itself -- Finding work -- Pylon: the posture of worship -- A reasonable guide -- An empty tomb -- News for the mineshaft -- The onlooker, smiling -- Frightening gift -- Answerable calls -- The wings of the dove: a single combat -- Mere witness -- Poem doctrinal and exemplary to a nation -- Four Abrahams, Four Isaacs by Rembrandt -- For Ernest Hemingway -- The best kind of monument -- Dodo, phoenix, or tough old cock? -- A vanished world -- A lucid valor -- New treasure -- Dodging apples -- The lonely hunt for power -- A start -- A list and a dare -- Uses for freedoms -- You are needed now and will always be -- Family stories -- Pictures of pride -- Homeless. Home. -- A single meaning -- Stories, maybe true -- Four distinct buildings -- A laughing God -- The problem half -- A good report -- Available heroes -- Three good novels of the 1970s -- Strong old rhythms -- What stayed in plains -- Love across the lines -- Pantherine, Leonine, Orchidaceous -- Letter to a young writer -- Sensuous lures -- A ceaseless con-game -- A place to stand -- Penny show -- A fairly crucial choice -- A dim warm cave -- A recurrent fact -- A gourmet childhood -- A vast common room -- The burning center -- Real Christmas -- A world to love at least -- Man and boy -- At the heart
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780689119484
Lccn
87027064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)16804394
Label
A common room : essays, 1954-1987, Reynolds Price
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vanity Fair: a personal reaction -- Country mouse, city mouse -- The thing itself -- Finding work -- Pylon: the posture of worship -- A reasonable guide -- An empty tomb -- News for the mineshaft -- The onlooker, smiling -- Frightening gift -- Answerable calls -- The wings of the dove: a single combat -- Mere witness -- Poem doctrinal and exemplary to a nation -- Four Abrahams, Four Isaacs by Rembrandt -- For Ernest Hemingway -- The best kind of monument -- Dodo, phoenix, or tough old cock? -- A vanished world -- A lucid valor -- New treasure -- Dodging apples -- The lonely hunt for power -- A start -- A list and a dare -- Uses for freedoms -- You are needed now and will always be -- Family stories -- Pictures of pride -- Homeless. Home. -- A single meaning -- Stories, maybe true -- Four distinct buildings -- A laughing God -- The problem half -- A good report -- Available heroes -- Three good novels of the 1970s -- Strong old rhythms -- What stayed in plains -- Love across the lines -- Pantherine, Leonine, Orchidaceous -- Letter to a young writer -- Sensuous lures -- A ceaseless con-game -- A place to stand -- Penny show -- A fairly crucial choice -- A dim warm cave -- A recurrent fact -- A gourmet childhood -- A vast common room -- The burning center -- Real Christmas -- A world to love at least -- Man and boy -- At the heart
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780689119484
Lccn
87027064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)16804394

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