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The Resource The wink of the zenith : the shaping of a writer's life, Floyd Skloot

The wink of the zenith : the shaping of a writer's life, Floyd Skloot

Label
The wink of the zenith : the shaping of a writer's life
Title
The wink of the zenith
Title remainder
the shaping of a writer's life
Statement of responsibility
Floyd Skloot
Title variation
wink of the zenith
Title variation remainder
the shaping of a writers life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of In the Shadow of Memory and A World of Light uncovers a unique and telling perspective on the forging of a writer's individual sensibility in a memoir that explores fundamental questions about how life shapes the creative spirit and how the writer makes sense of it all
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
240925
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skloot, Floyd
Dewey number
  • 818/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.K577
LC item number
Z46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skloot, Floyd
  • Skloot, Floyd
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the shaping of a writer's life
Label
The wink of the zenith : the shaping of a writer's life, Floyd Skloot
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
I: Home economics for halfbacks -- Going, going, gone -- The wink of the Zenith -- The summer of the vampire -- Cover stories -- Home economics for halfbacks -- II: When the clock stops -- When the clock stops -- Into a Maelstrom of fire: on having a feeling for Thomas Hardy -- Echo lark -- Numbers -- Running after my father -- III: Travels in lavender and light -- Bewitched, bothered and bewildered -- The voice of the past -- Shine on -- Travels in lavender and light -- Jambon dreams -- Flesh and fortune: coming back to measure for measure -- Epilogue: silence the pianos
Control code
ocn191758400
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 231 pages
Isbn
9780803238459
Lccn
2008003674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Finalist, Oregon Book Award for Creative Nonfiction, 2009
System control number
(OCoLC)191758400
Label
The wink of the zenith : the shaping of a writer's life, Floyd Skloot
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
I: Home economics for halfbacks -- Going, going, gone -- The wink of the Zenith -- The summer of the vampire -- Cover stories -- Home economics for halfbacks -- II: When the clock stops -- When the clock stops -- Into a Maelstrom of fire: on having a feeling for Thomas Hardy -- Echo lark -- Numbers -- Running after my father -- III: Travels in lavender and light -- Bewitched, bothered and bewildered -- The voice of the past -- Shine on -- Travels in lavender and light -- Jambon dreams -- Flesh and fortune: coming back to measure for measure -- Epilogue: silence the pianos
Control code
ocn191758400
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 231 pages
Isbn
9780803238459
Lccn
2008003674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Finalist, Oregon Book Award for Creative Nonfiction, 2009
System control number
(OCoLC)191758400

Library Locations

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      168 S Ecols St., Monmouth, OR, 97361, US
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