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The Resource Many-storied house : poems, George Ella Lyon

Many-storied house : poems, George Ella Lyon

Label
Many-storied house : poems
Title
Many-storied house
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
George Ella Lyon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born in the small, eastern Kentucky coal-mining town of Harlan, George Ella Lyon began her career with Mountain, a chapbook of poems. She has since published many more books in multiple genres and for readers of all ages, but poetry remains at the heart of her work. Many-Storied House is her fifth collection. While teaching aspiring writers, Lyon asked her students to write a poem based on memories rooted in a house where they had lived. Working on the assignment herself, Lyon began a personal journey, writing many poems for each room. In this intimate book, she strives to answer ling
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyon, George Ella
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Kentucky voices
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  • Families
  • POETRY
  • Families
Label
Many-storied house : poems, George Ella Lyon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Epigraph; Provenance; Part 1. Downstairs; Door; Bathroom; Closet; Passage; That Chair; Art; Visitor; Money Laundering; Oh, My; Ritual; Collector's Item; Phone; August 4, 1944; Reveille; Blood and Water; The Radio; Legacy; Junk Drawer; Vision; Over Coffee; Daddy's Last Christmas; Kitchen Table; What Won't Burn; Bucket Brigade; The Ham; New Room; Part 2. Flood; It Got Us This Time; No Light; Worst Flood in Harlan County History; Interim; Threshold; Part 3. Upstairs; Landing; On Those Shelves; Interior Design; Portrait; Smithereens; Memory Book
  • It Was a YearThis Is; Shit; [Untitled]; By the Laundry Hamper; Linen Closet; Toy Chest; Hiding; Doll Mother; NIght of the Mysteries; Off Limits; How It Smelled; Sleepless; Arthritis, 1952; The Photo of Granny Buby; November 21, 1963; Half; With a Song in His Heart; Sanctus; Company; Cliff; Part 4. Yard; D-Day; Westward Ho; At Play; Part 5. All of It; Postgraduate Work; It Doesn't Matter; In the ER; On Her Side; Final Play; Labor; Every Cupboard Bare, Every Head Bowed; Thanksgiving Night; The Day After; I Can't Believe; Welcome; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Index of First Lines; Series page
Control code
ocn854909273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (121 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299733480
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 504599
  • 22573/ctt39zd3s
  • 36811ea4-5a73-4c15-85be-b98cf92359f0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854909273
Label
Many-storied house : poems, George Ella Lyon
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Epigraph; Provenance; Part 1. Downstairs; Door; Bathroom; Closet; Passage; That Chair; Art; Visitor; Money Laundering; Oh, My; Ritual; Collector's Item; Phone; August 4, 1944; Reveille; Blood and Water; The Radio; Legacy; Junk Drawer; Vision; Over Coffee; Daddy's Last Christmas; Kitchen Table; What Won't Burn; Bucket Brigade; The Ham; New Room; Part 2. Flood; It Got Us This Time; No Light; Worst Flood in Harlan County History; Interim; Threshold; Part 3. Upstairs; Landing; On Those Shelves; Interior Design; Portrait; Smithereens; Memory Book
  • It Was a YearThis Is; Shit; [Untitled]; By the Laundry Hamper; Linen Closet; Toy Chest; Hiding; Doll Mother; NIght of the Mysteries; Off Limits; How It Smelled; Sleepless; Arthritis, 1952; The Photo of Granny Buby; November 21, 1963; Half; With a Song in His Heart; Sanctus; Company; Cliff; Part 4. Yard; D-Day; Westward Ho; At Play; Part 5. All of It; Postgraduate Work; It Doesn't Matter; In the ER; On Her Side; Final Play; Labor; Every Cupboard Bare, Every Head Bowed; Thanksgiving Night; The Day After; I Can't Believe; Welcome; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Index of First Lines; Series page
Control code
ocn854909273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (121 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299733480
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 504599
  • 22573/ctt39zd3s
  • 36811ea4-5a73-4c15-85be-b98cf92359f0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854909273

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