The Resource Beautiful ruins, Jess Walter, (large print)

Beautiful ruins, Jess Walter, (large print)

Label
Beautiful ruins
Title
Beautiful ruins
Statement of responsibility
Jess Walter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows a young Italian innkeeper and his almost-love affair with a beautiful American starlet, which draws him into a glittering world filled with unforgettable characters
Summary
The story of an almost-love affair that begins on the Italian coast in 1962 ... and is rekindled in Hollywood fifty years later, featuring an Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet, the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10078927
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walter, Jess
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Actresses
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Americans
  • Unrequited love
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Screenwriters
  • Twenty-first century
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
Beautiful ruins, Jess Walter, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
511 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611735369
Lccn
2012021325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Label
Beautiful ruins, Jess Walter, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
511 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611735369
Lccn
2012021325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map

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