The Resource The Gilded Age

The Gilded Age

Label
The Gilded Age
Title
The Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain & Charles Dudley Warner ; with an introduction by Marvin Felheim
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite owning a large swath of undeveloped land, Silas -- Si -- Hawkins and his Tennessee family live in poverty in the 1870s. Before he can get rich from the sale of his property, Si dies. However, his adoptive daughter, Laura, travels to Washington, D.C. in an effort to sell the land to the federal government. Meanwhile, Philip Sterling and Henry Brierly also seek to sell off their land, albeit in different ways
Tone
Writing style
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060005
Cataloging source
DLC
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1835-1910
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Mark Twain
Dewey number
813.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1829-1900
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  • Felheim, Marvin
  • Warner, Charles Dudley
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Legislators
  • Political corruption
  • Businessmen
  • Speculation
  • City and town life
  • Politics and government
  • Political fiction
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • To 1878
  • Political corruption -- Fiction
  • Legislators -- Fiction
  • Speculation -- Fiction
  • Businessmen -- Fiction
  • Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction
Target audience
adult
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a tale of today
Label
The Gilded Age
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OPEN_LIB:OL6710378M
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Gilded Age
Publication
Control code
OPEN_LIB:OL6710378M
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
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