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The Resource Middle C : a novel, William H. Gass

Middle C : a novel, William H. Gass

Label
Middle C : a novel
Title
Middle C
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
William H. Gass
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Investigates the multifaceted nature of human identity and follows the experiences of Joseph, who flees Austria in 1938 and pretends to be Jewish before disappearing from London under mysterious circumstances
  • Graz, Austria, 1938. Joseph Skizzen's father, pretending to be Jewish, leaves his country for England with his wife and two children to avoid any connection with the Nazis. In London with his family for the duration of the war, he disappears under mysterious circumstances. The family is relocated to a small town in Ohio, where Joseph Skizzen grows up, becomes a decent amateur piano player, and creates as well a fantasy self-- a professor with a fantasy goal: to establish the Inhumanity Museum
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gass, William H.
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.A845
LC item number
M53 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music teachers
  • Self-presentation
  • Austrians
  • Identity (Psychology)
Label
Middle C : a novel, William H. Gass
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
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
793497163
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
395 pages
Isbn
9780307701633
Lccn
2012017087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)793497163
Label
Middle C : a novel, William H. Gass
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book."
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
793497163
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
395 pages
Isbn
9780307701633
Lccn
2012017087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)793497163

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