The Resource A death in the family

A death in the family

Label
A death in the family
Title
A death in the family
Creator
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. Dancing back and forth in time and braiding the viewpoints of Jay's wife, brother, and young son, Rufus, Agee creates an overwhelmingly powerful novel of innocence, tenderness and loss that should be read aloud for the sheer music of its prose
Cataloging source
DLC
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1909-1955
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Agee, James
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ4
  • PS3501.G35
LC item number
D4
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traffic accident victims
  • Fathers and sons
  • Boys
  • Knoxville (Tenn.)
Label
A death in the family
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
339 pages
Lccn
67006299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00249006
  • (OCoLC)ocm00249006
Label
A death in the family
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
339 pages
Lccn
67006299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00249006
  • (OCoLC)ocm00249006

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