The Resource A garden of earthly delights, Joyce Carol Oates ; afterword by the author, (electronic resource)

A garden of earthly delights, Joyce Carol Oates ; afterword by the author, (electronic resource)

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A garden of earthly delights
Title
A garden of earthly delights
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates ; afterword by the author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clara Walpole is the beautiful daughter of Kentucky-born migrant farmworkers. Desperate to rise above her haphazard existence of violence and poverty, determined not to repeat her mother's life, Clara struggles for independence by way of her relationships with four very different men: her father, a family man turned itinerant laborer, smoldering with resentment; the mysterious Lowry, who rescues Clara as a teenager and offers her the possibility of love; Revere, a wealthy landowner who provides Clara with stability; and Swan, Clara's son, who bears the psychological and spiritual burden of his mother's ambition
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TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.A8
LC item number
G3 2003eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
A Modern Library 20th century rediscovery
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  • Children of migrant laborers
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Illegitimate children
  • Mothers and sons
  • Poor women
  • Literary
  • FICTION
  • Children of migrant laborers
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Illegitimate children
  • Mothers and sons
  • Poor women
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A garden of earthly delights, Joyce Carol Oates ; afterword by the author, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn467965713
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (394 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307525758
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00162491
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B645C2BE-E9A3-40C3-A38F-0D3D1AEF0326
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  • (Sirsi) o467965713
  • (OCoLC)467965713
Label
A garden of earthly delights, Joyce Carol Oates ; afterword by the author, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn467965713
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (394 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307525758
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00162491
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B645C2BE-E9A3-40C3-A38F-0D3D1AEF0326
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o467965713
  • (OCoLC)467965713

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