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The Resource Orkney, Amy Sackville

Orkney, Amy Sackville

Label
Orkney
Title
Orkney
Statement of responsibility
Amy Sackville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A literature professor marries his prize student, a woman forty years his junior, and at her request he takes her to the sea for their honeymoon. He is embarked on his life's work, a book about enchantment-narratives in literature, most all of them involving strange girls and women, but soon finds himself distracted by his own enchantment for his new white-haired young wife. They travel to the Orkney Islands, the ancient Mesolithic and Neolithic site north of the Scottish coast, "the Seal Islands," a barren place of extraordinary beauty. And as the days of their honeymoon pass his desire and his constant, yearning contemplation become his normality. His mysterious bride becomes his entire universe. He is consumed
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sackville, Amy
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6119.A35
LC item number
O75 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married people
  • Psychological fiction
  • Orkney (Scotland)
Target audience
adult
Label
Orkney, Amy Sackville
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
Control code
ocn812252189
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781619021198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
F Sackville ; XX-FI ; jll ; C1306BT2.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 812252189
  • (Sirsi) 812252189
  • (OCoLC)812252189
Label
Orkney, Amy Sackville
Publication
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
ocn812252189
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781619021198
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
F Sackville ; XX-FI ; jll ; C1306BT2.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 812252189
  • (Sirsi) 812252189
  • (OCoLC)812252189

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