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The Resource A bit on the side, William Trevor

A bit on the side, William Trevor

Label
A bit on the side
Title
A bit on the side
Statement of responsibility
William Trevor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twelve tales includes stories about a waiter who reveals his shocking life of crime to his ex-wife, the disintegration of a marriage following a terrible tragedy, and a middle-aged accountant who ends a love affair
Summary
The waiter who divulges his shocking life of crime to his ex-wife. A woman repeats the story of her parents' unstable marriage after a horrible tragedy. The schoolgirl who regrets gossiping about the cuckolded man who tutors her. A middle-aged couple meet in a theatre bar for a squalid blind date. The disappointed priest who fears an innocent young girl may run away from home. Two self-certain sisters visit a newly widowed local woman. And, in the volume's title story, a middle-age accountant offers his reasons for ending a love affair
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128163
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.R4
LC item number
B57 2004b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A bit on the side, William Trevor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sitting with the dead -- Traditions -- Justina's priest -- An evening out -- Graillis's legacy -- Solitude -- Sacred statues -- Rose wept -- Big bucks -- On the streets -- The dancing-master's music -- A bit on the side
Control code
ocm54821915
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780670033430
Lccn
2004042035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
  • BRO-copy20040930-055
  • BRO-cust20041012-055
System control number
(OCoLC)54821915
Label
A bit on the side, William Trevor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sitting with the dead -- Traditions -- Justina's priest -- An evening out -- Graillis's legacy -- Solitude -- Sacred statues -- Rose wept -- Big bucks -- On the streets -- The dancing-master's music -- A bit on the side
Control code
ocm54821915
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780670033430
Lccn
2004042035
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
  • BRO-copy20040930-055
  • BRO-cust20041012-055
System control number
(OCoLC)54821915

Library Locations

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      168 S Ecols St., Monmouth, OR, 97361, US
      44.848141 -123.23189
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