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The Resource The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author

The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author

Label
The magus : a revised version
Title
The magus
Title remainder
a revised version
Statement of responsibility
John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nicholas Urfe, a young Englishman who accepts a teaching position on a remote Greek island, befriends a local millionaire; but the friendship soon evolves into a deadly game and Nicholas finds that he must fight not only for his sanity but for his very survival
Summary
Nicholas Urfe, a young Englishman, accepts a teaching position on a remote Greek island, where an eccentric millionaire manipulates him with hallucinations, riddles, and psychological tests
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
027996
Cataloging source
CBF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fowles, John
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6056.O85
LC item number
M24 2001
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Teachers
  • Recluses
  • Millionaires
  • Manipulative behavior
  • Islands
  • Greece
  • British
  • Islands
  • Manipulative behavior
  • Millionaires
  • Recluses
  • Teachers
  • Greece
  • British
  • Islands
  • Greece
Target audience
adult
Label
The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published in 1966. Revised version and foreword ©1977
  • Later printings include 11-page reading group guide (©2010)
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
ocm48910199
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
656 pages
Isbn
9780316296199
Lccn
77017343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)48910199
Label
The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published in 1966. Revised version and foreword ©1977
  • Later printings include 11-page reading group guide (©2010)
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
ocm48910199
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
656 pages
Isbn
9780316296199
Lccn
77017343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)48910199

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