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The Resource The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood ; read by Laural Merlington, (sound recording)

The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood ; read by Laural Merlington, (sound recording)

Label
The Penelopiad
Title
The Penelopiad
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood ; read by Laural Merlington
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an entertaining yet disturbing retelling of the ancient Greek tale of Penelope, the wife of Odysseus, and her twelve hanged maids
Member of
Summary
Presents the cycle of stories about Penelope, wife of Odysseus, through the eyes of the twelve maids hanged for disloyalty to Odysseus in his absence
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10235030
Cataloging source
VALP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Dewey number
813.54
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Laural Merlington
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Merlington, Laural
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Myths series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Loyalty in women
  • Married women
  • Husband and wife
  • Penelope (Greek mythology)
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
  • Warriors
  • Civilization, Mycenaean
  • Men/women relations
  • Marital fidelity
  • Mothers and sons
  • Household employees
  • Hanging
  • Heroes and heroines, Greek
  • Housekeepers
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Ancient Greece
Target audience
adult
Label
The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood ; read by Laural Merlington, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Based on the Greek myth of Penelope and Odysseus
Control code
000042439319
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
3 sound discs (CD) (ca. 3 hours)
Isbn
9781423307785
Other physical details
sd., digital
Label
The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood ; read by Laural Merlington, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Based on the Greek myth of Penelope and Odysseus
Control code
000042439319
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
3 sound discs (CD) (ca. 3 hours)
Isbn
9781423307785
Other physical details
sd., digital

Library Locations

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      -33.938111 151.237977
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