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The Resource A single man, Christopher Isherwood

A single man, Christopher Isherwood

Label
A single man
Title
A single man
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Isherwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The best prose writer in English' Gore Vidal Celebrated as a masterpiece from its first publication, A Single Man is the story of George Falconer, an English professor in suburban California left heartbroken after the death of his lover Jim
Summary
George, the protagonist, is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life; the course of A Single Man spans twenty-four hours in an ordinary day. An Englishman and a professor living in suburban Southern California, he is an outsider in every way, and his internal reflections and interactions with others reveal a man who loves being alive despite everyday injustices and loneliness
Theme
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035771
Cataloging source
QPPL
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1904-1986
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Isherwood, Christopher
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Vintage classics
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  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Psychological fiction
  • Middle-aged gay men
Target audience
adult
Label
A single man, Christopher Isherwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Methuen, 1964
Control code
000045234481
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9780099548829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)458730216
Label
A single man, Christopher Isherwood
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Methuen, 1964
Control code
000045234481
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
152 p.
Isbn
9780099548829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)458730216

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