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The Resource The bird artist, Howard Norman

The bird artist, Howard Norman

Label
The bird artist
Title
The bird artist
Statement of responsibility
Howard Norman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Fabian Vas is a painter, specializing in pictures of birds, in Newfoundland in 1911. He resorts to murder when his mother launches an affair with the lighthouse keeper while his father is off on a hunting trip
Summary
A spare, powerful novel set in Newfoundland in 1911 concerns Fabian, who is studying to be a bird painter, and his relationships with a beautiful woman and his difficult parents, as jealousy, guilt, and regret enter his life
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1995.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047354
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
  • Publisher's Weekly
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The bird artist, Howard Norman
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
20185708
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780374113308
Lccn
94070542
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)6869
  • CAC3C553CDAB4CD0A38CEA7D1FC96648
  • (IMchF)fol00009866
Label
The bird artist, Howard Norman
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
20185708
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780374113308
Lccn
94070542
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)6869
  • CAC3C553CDAB4CD0A38CEA7D1FC96648
  • (IMchF)fol00009866

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