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The Resource The color purple : a novel, by Alice Walker

The color purple : a novel, by Alice Walker

Label
The color purple : a novel
Title
The color purple
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of two sisters: Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a child-wife living in the South, in the medium of their letters to each other and in Celie's case, the desperate letters she begins, "Dear God."
Member of
Summary
The lives of two sisters--Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a southern woman married to a man she hates--are revealed in a series of letters exchanged over thirty years
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 1983.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060818
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
C6 1986
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
G.K. Hall large print book series#x1E;
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Large type books
  • African American women
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • Southern States
  • Abused wives
  • Sisters
  • Abused wives
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • African American women
  • Large type books
  • Sisters
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
The color purple : a novel, by Alice Walker
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
ocm13860711
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
266 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780816141425
Lccn
86014992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)13860711
Label
The color purple : a novel, by Alice Walker
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
ocm13860711
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
266 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780816141425
Lccn
86014992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)13860711

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