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The Resource The informed air, essays by Muriel Spark ; edited by Penelope Jardine

The informed air, essays by Muriel Spark ; edited by Penelope Jardine

Label
The informed air
Title
The informed air
Statement of responsibility
essays by Muriel Spark ; edited by Penelope Jardine
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor of compilation
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects essays, reviews, and journal articles which analyze life, literature, faith, and other topics
Member of
Summary
Collects essays, reviews, and journal articles which analyze life, literature, faith, and other topics
Tone
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10308218
Cataloging source
DLC
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Spark, Muriel
Dewey number
824.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Jardine, Penelope
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True
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Essays
Target audience
adult
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essays
Label
The informed air, essays by Muriel Spark ; edited by Penelope Jardine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I LIFE -- My Most Memorable New Year's Eve -- Note on My Story 'The Gentile Jewesses' -- The Celestial Garden Party -- What Images Return -- Comment on 'The Poet's House' -- The Poet's House -- Footnote to 'The Poet's House' -- John Masefield -- The Writing life -- My Madeleine -- How I Became a Novelist -- London Exotics -- A Drink with Dame Edith -- Living in Rome -- Tuscany by Chance -- pt. II LITERATURE -- When I Was Ten -- My Book of Life -- Pensee: Scottish Education -- The Desegregation of Art -- The Art of Verse -- Pensee: T. S. Eliot -- The Wisdom of Mr T. S. Eliot -- The Short Story -- Pensee: Biography -- The Book I Would Like to Have Written, and Why -- Pensee: The Supernatural -- The Books I Re-Read and Why -- Robert Burns -- Emily Bronte -- The Brontes as Teachers -- My Favourite Villain: Heathcliff -- Mrs Gaskell -- Mary Shelley: Wife to a Genius -- Frankenstein and The Last Man --
  • Contents note continued: Mary Shelley (Author's Note and Proposal for a Critical Biography) -- Shelley's Last House -- The Essential Stevenson -- Robert Louis Stevenson -- Celebrating Scotland -- Simenon: A Phenomenal Writer -- pt. III MISCELLANY -- The Golden Fleece -- Eyes and Noses -- Love -- How to Write a Letter -- Our Dearest Emma -- Venice -- Ravenna: City of Mosaics -- Fuzzy Young Person -- Decorative Art -- Daughter of the Soil -- pt. IV FAITH -- The First Christmas Eve -- A Pardon for the Guy -- Ritual and Recipe -- Letter from Rome: The Elder Statesmen -- The Sermons of Newman -- An Exile's Path -- Newman's Journals -- The Religion of an Agnostic -- An Unknown Author -- The Mystery of Job's Suffering -- The Only Problem -- Ailourophilia -- The Next World and Back
Control code
000052533965
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 286 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780811221597
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014001047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023616775
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)883825725
Label
The informed air, essays by Muriel Spark ; edited by Penelope Jardine
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I LIFE -- My Most Memorable New Year's Eve -- Note on My Story 'The Gentile Jewesses' -- The Celestial Garden Party -- What Images Return -- Comment on 'The Poet's House' -- The Poet's House -- Footnote to 'The Poet's House' -- John Masefield -- The Writing life -- My Madeleine -- How I Became a Novelist -- London Exotics -- A Drink with Dame Edith -- Living in Rome -- Tuscany by Chance -- pt. II LITERATURE -- When I Was Ten -- My Book of Life -- Pensee: Scottish Education -- The Desegregation of Art -- The Art of Verse -- Pensee: T. S. Eliot -- The Wisdom of Mr T. S. Eliot -- The Short Story -- Pensee: Biography -- The Book I Would Like to Have Written, and Why -- Pensee: The Supernatural -- The Books I Re-Read and Why -- Robert Burns -- Emily Bronte -- The Brontes as Teachers -- My Favourite Villain: Heathcliff -- Mrs Gaskell -- Mary Shelley: Wife to a Genius -- Frankenstein and The Last Man --
  • Contents note continued: Mary Shelley (Author's Note and Proposal for a Critical Biography) -- Shelley's Last House -- The Essential Stevenson -- Robert Louis Stevenson -- Celebrating Scotland -- Simenon: A Phenomenal Writer -- pt. III MISCELLANY -- The Golden Fleece -- Eyes and Noses -- Love -- How to Write a Letter -- Our Dearest Emma -- Venice -- Ravenna: City of Mosaics -- Fuzzy Young Person -- Decorative Art -- Daughter of the Soil -- pt. IV FAITH -- The First Christmas Eve -- A Pardon for the Guy -- Ritual and Recipe -- Letter from Rome: The Elder Statesmen -- The Sermons of Newman -- An Exile's Path -- Newman's Journals -- The Religion of an Agnostic -- An Unknown Author -- The Mystery of Job's Suffering -- The Only Problem -- Ailourophilia -- The Next World and Back
Control code
000052533965
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 286 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780811221597
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014001047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023616775
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)883825725

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