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The Resource The cost of living, Deborah Levy

The cost of living, Deborah Levy

Label
The cost of living
Title
The cost of living
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Levy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following the acclaimed Things I Don't Want to Know, Deborah Levy returns to the subject of her life in letters. The Cost of Living reveals a writer in radical flux, considering what it means to live with value and meaning and pleasure. This perfectly crafted snapshot of a woman in the process of transformation is as distinctive, wide-ranging and original as Levy's acclaimed novels, an essential read for every Deborah Levy fan. 'Wise, subtle and ironic, Levy is a brilliant writer..
Summary
Drawing on her own experience of attempting to live with pleasure, value and meaning, the two-time Booker Prize finalist, in a “living autobiography,” critiques the roles that society assigns to us and reflects on the politics of breaking with the usual gendered rituals
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2018
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10680853
Cataloging source
YDX
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Levy, Deborah
Dewey number
828.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Levy, Deborah
  • Authors, English
Target audience
adult
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a working autobiography
Label
The cost of living, Deborah Levy
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
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Big Silver -- 2.The Tempest -- 3.Nets -- 4.Living in Yellow -- 5.Gravity -- 6.The Body Electric -- 7.The Black and Bluish Darkness -- 8.The Republic -- 9.Night Wandering -- 10.X Is Where I Am -- 11.Footsteps in the House -- 12.The Beginning of Everything -- 13.The Milky Way
Control code
000062211125
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780241267998
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1005883427
Label
The cost of living, Deborah Levy
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
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Big Silver -- 2.The Tempest -- 3.Nets -- 4.Living in Yellow -- 5.Gravity -- 6.The Body Electric -- 7.The Black and Bluish Darkness -- 8.The Republic -- 9.Night Wandering -- 10.X Is Where I Am -- 11.Footsteps in the House -- 12.The Beginning of Everything -- 13.The Milky Way
Control code
000062211125
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vii, 186 pages
Isbn
9780241267998
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1005883427

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