The Resource America by land, Robert Olmstead

America by land, Robert Olmstead

Label
America by land
Title
America by land
Statement of responsibility
Robert Olmstead
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "There is a true story about a woman in New Mexico and a boy riding out to see her. It goes like this: He's riding a big American motorcycle from Pennsylvania, from New York State, from wherever he's been, and as he rides he thinks, Nobody knows me like she does, nobody ..." So begins America by Land, an erotic, evocative, and exquisite novel of two star-crossed cousins hurtling through the landscape of the West. The boy is Raymond Romeo Redfield, out of a job, out of
  • School, oblivious to the views from astride his Harley. Juliet is his cousin, living alone in the desert, haunted by her decision to give up her newborn baby for adoption. Together, they start to fill the vacuums in each other while undertaking an odyssey to locate and reclaim Juliet's child. Their dreamlike journey of adventure, memories, and sexual passion is a surpassing tale of love and loss from one of the most original voices in contemporary fiction. In the words
  • Of Tobias Wolff: "Robert Olmstead is a nation unto himself."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olmstead, Robert
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.L67
LC item number
A74 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousins
  • Cousins
Label
America by land, Robert Olmstead
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.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780679411307
Lccn
92050511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26766880
  • (OCoLC)ocm26766880
Label
America by land, Robert Olmstead
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.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780679411307
Lccn
92050511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26766880
  • (OCoLC)ocm26766880

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