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The Resource Magnificence : a novel, Lydia Millet

Magnificence : a novel, Lydia Millet

Label
Magnificence : a novel
Title
Magnificence
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lydia Millet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Susan Lindley is adrift after her husband's death. Suddenly gifted her great uncle's Pasadena mansion, she decides to restore his extensive collection of preserved animals. Meanwhile, a menagerie of uniquely damaged humans-- including a cheating husband and a chorus of eccentric elderly women-- joins her in residence. As Susan defends her inheritance from freeloading relatives and explores the mansion's many mysterious spaces, she emerges from the sudden dissolution of her family
Summary
After her husband's death, Susan Lindley moves into her late great-uncle's Pasadena mansion and restores his taxidermy collection while being joined in the residence by an equally strange human menagerie
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141133
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millet, Lydia
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.I42175
LC item number
M34 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Taxidermy
  • Life change events
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Shared housing
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Life change events
  • Shared housing
  • Taxidermy
  • Widows
  • California
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Target audience
adult
Label
Magnificence : a novel, Lydia Millet
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20370422
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780393346855
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012015145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021587655
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783161356
  • (OCoLC)783161356
Label
Magnificence : a novel, Lydia Millet
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20370422
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780393346855
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012015145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021587655
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783161356
  • (OCoLC)783161356

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