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The Resource Play it as it lays : a novel, Joan Didion

Play it as it lays : a novel, Joan Didion

Label
Play it as it lays : a novel
Title
Play it as it lays
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joan Didion
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ruthless dissection of American life in the late 1960s, "Play It As It Lays" captures the mood of an entire generation. Joan Didion chose Hollywood to serve as her microcosm of contemporary society and exposed a culture characterized by emptiness and ennui
Member of
Summary
Somewhere out beyond Hollywood, resting actress Maria Wyeth drifts along the freeway in perpetual motion, anaesthetized to pain and pleasure, seemingly untainted by her personal history. She finds herself radically divorced from husband, lovers, friends, her own past and her own future
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
024281
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Didion, Joan
Dewey number
814/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.I33
LC item number
P57 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
FSG classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Women
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Play it as it lays : a novel, Joan Didion
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000040593623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780007414987
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2005930161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)62296118
Label
Play it as it lays : a novel, Joan Didion
Publication
Copyright
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
000040593623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780007414987
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2005930161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)62296118

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