The Resource A reliable wife : a novel, by Robert Goolrick

A reliable wife : a novel, by Robert Goolrick

Label
A reliable wife : a novel
Title
A reliable wife
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Goolrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in rural Wisconsin in 1909, Ralph Truitt stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" that Ralph is expecting
Member of
Summary
Ralph Truitt, a wealthy businessman with a troubled past who lives in a remote nineteenth-century Wisconsin town, has advertised for a reliable wife; and his ad is answered by Catherine Land, a woman who makes every effort to hide her own dark secrets
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302779
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goolrick, Robert
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.O5925
LC item number
R45 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Book club kit
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marriage
  • Family secrets
  • Wisconsin
  • Family secrets
  • Marriage
  • Wisconsin
  • Fathers and sons
  • Greed
  • NEW LIST 20090400
  • Marriage
  • Family life
  • Wisconsin
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A reliable wife : a novel, by Robert Goolrick
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
Control code
ocn244420368
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781565125964
Lccn
2008049700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781565125964
System control number
(OCoLC)244420368
Label
A reliable wife : a novel, by Robert Goolrick
Publication
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
ocn244420368
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781565125964
Lccn
2008049700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781565125964
System control number
(OCoLC)244420368

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