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The Resource At home : essays, 1982-1988, Gore Vidal

At home : essays, 1982-1988, Gore Vidal

Label
At home : essays, 1982-1988
Title
At home
Title remainder
essays, 1982-1988
Statement of responsibility
Gore Vidal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents twenty-three new essays that examine the leadership of present-day America, from presidents to born-again Christians, as well as Vidal's thoughts on writers of today and yesteryear
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3543.I26
LC item number
A89 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Label
At home : essays, 1982-1988, Gore Vidal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published in somewhat different form in 1987 by André Deutsch, London, under title: Armageddon? : essays, 1983-1987
  • LC copy in dust jacket.
  • Source: Copyright deposit, Mar. 1, 1989.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. At home in Washington, D.C. ; On flying ; Frederic Prokosch : the European connection ; Tennessee Williams : someone to laugh at the squares with ; Richard Nixon : not The best man's best man ; Hollywood! ; Ronnie and Nancy : a life in pictures ; Armageddon? ; The day the American Empire ran out of gas ; A cheerful response ; Ollie ; The national security state ; Mongolia! ; At home in a Roman street -- pt. 2. The bookchat of Henry James ; William Dean Howells ; The golden bowl of Hewnry James ; Logan Pearsall Smith loves the adverb ; Oscar Wilde : on the skids again ; Paul Bowles's stories ; Calvino's death ; Why I am eight years younger than Anthony Burgess ; Dawn Powell : the American writer ; How I do what I do if not why
Control code
ocm17803603
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9780394570204
Lccn
88042670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17803603
Label
At home : essays, 1982-1988, Gore Vidal
Publication
Note
  • Published in somewhat different form in 1987 by André Deutsch, London, under title: Armageddon? : essays, 1983-1987
  • LC copy in dust jacket.
  • Source: Copyright deposit, Mar. 1, 1989.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. At home in Washington, D.C. ; On flying ; Frederic Prokosch : the European connection ; Tennessee Williams : someone to laugh at the squares with ; Richard Nixon : not The best man's best man ; Hollywood! ; Ronnie and Nancy : a life in pictures ; Armageddon? ; The day the American Empire ran out of gas ; A cheerful response ; Ollie ; The national security state ; Mongolia! ; At home in a Roman street -- pt. 2. The bookchat of Henry James ; William Dean Howells ; The golden bowl of Hewnry James ; Logan Pearsall Smith loves the adverb ; Oscar Wilde : on the skids again ; Paul Bowles's stories ; Calvino's death ; Why I am eight years younger than Anthony Burgess ; Dawn Powell : the American writer ; How I do what I do if not why
Control code
ocm17803603
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
x, 303 pages
Isbn
9780394570204
Lccn
88042670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17803603

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