The Resource A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving, (electronic resource)

A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving, (electronic resource)

Label
A widow for one year : a novel
Title
A widow for one year
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A girl discovers her mother in bed with a teenage boy and later the mother abandons her. Meanwhile, her father is seducing young girls. So begins the story of Ruth Cole, a famous writer struggling to overcome childhood traumas and find love
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
W53 1998eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women novelists
  • Single mothers
  • Widows
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive-audio-books.sno-isle.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1FF94C0E-EB80-4EC3-BFA3-D25F4C05B61E
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Eddie Is Bored--and Horny, Too
  • The Door in the Floor
  • A Masturbating Machine
  • Come Hither ...
  • The Pawn
  • Ruth's Right Eye
  • Dumping Mrs. Vaughn
  • Why Panic at Ten O'Clock in the Morning?
  • How the Writer's Assistant Became a Writer
  • Something Almost Biblical
  • First Sentences: An Introduction to A Widow for One Year
  • The Authority of the Written Word
  • A Motherless Child
  • The Leg
  • Working for Mr. Cole
  • Leaving Long Island
  • Fall 1990
  • Eddie at Forty-Eight
  • Ruth at Thirty-Six
  • The Red and Blue Air Mattress
  • Allan at Fifty-Four
  • John Irving
  • Hannah at Thirty-Five
  • Ted at Seventy-Seven
  • Ruth Remembers Learning to Drive
  • Two Drawers
  • Pain in an Unfamiliar Place
  • Ruth Gives Her Father a Driving Lesson
  • A Widow for the Rest of Her Life
  • Ruth's Diary, and Selected Postcards
  • The First Meeting
  • Ruth Changes Her Story
  • Summer 1958
  • Not a Mother, Not Her Son
  • The Moleman
  • Followed Home from the Flying Food Circus
  • Chapter One
  • Missing Persons
  • The Standoff
  • Ruth's First Wedding
  • Fall 1995
  • The Civil Servant
  • The Reader
  • The Inadequate Lamp Shade
  • The Prostitute's Daughter
  • Sergeant Hoekstra Finds His Witness
  • In Which Eddie O'Hare Falls in Love Again
  • Mrs. Cole
  • Better Than Being in Paris with a Prostitute
  • In Which Eddie and Hannah Fail to Reach an Agreement
  • A Happy Couple, Their Two Unhappy Friends
  • Marion at Seventy-Six
  • Summer Job
  • A Sound Like Someone Trying Not to Make a Sound
  • Unhappy Mothers
  • Marion, Waiting
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 537 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780375504471
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1FF94C0E-EB80-4EC3-BFA3-D25F4C05B61E
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn691272377
  • (OCoLC)691272377
  • 321820
Label
A widow for one year : a novel, John Irving, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive-audio-books.sno-isle.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1FF94C0E-EB80-4EC3-BFA3-D25F4C05B61E
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Eddie Is Bored--and Horny, Too
  • The Door in the Floor
  • A Masturbating Machine
  • Come Hither ...
  • The Pawn
  • Ruth's Right Eye
  • Dumping Mrs. Vaughn
  • Why Panic at Ten O'Clock in the Morning?
  • How the Writer's Assistant Became a Writer
  • Something Almost Biblical
  • First Sentences: An Introduction to A Widow for One Year
  • The Authority of the Written Word
  • A Motherless Child
  • The Leg
  • Working for Mr. Cole
  • Leaving Long Island
  • Fall 1990
  • Eddie at Forty-Eight
  • Ruth at Thirty-Six
  • The Red and Blue Air Mattress
  • Allan at Fifty-Four
  • John Irving
  • Hannah at Thirty-Five
  • Ted at Seventy-Seven
  • Ruth Remembers Learning to Drive
  • Two Drawers
  • Pain in an Unfamiliar Place
  • Ruth Gives Her Father a Driving Lesson
  • A Widow for the Rest of Her Life
  • Ruth's Diary, and Selected Postcards
  • The First Meeting
  • Ruth Changes Her Story
  • Summer 1958
  • Not a Mother, Not Her Son
  • The Moleman
  • Followed Home from the Flying Food Circus
  • Chapter One
  • Missing Persons
  • The Standoff
  • Ruth's First Wedding
  • Fall 1995
  • The Civil Servant
  • The Reader
  • The Inadequate Lamp Shade
  • The Prostitute's Daughter
  • Sergeant Hoekstra Finds His Witness
  • In Which Eddie O'Hare Falls in Love Again
  • Mrs. Cole
  • Better Than Being in Paris with a Prostitute
  • In Which Eddie and Hannah Fail to Reach an Agreement
  • A Happy Couple, Their Two Unhappy Friends
  • Marion at Seventy-Six
  • Summer Job
  • A Sound Like Someone Trying Not to Make a Sound
  • Unhappy Mothers
  • Marion, Waiting
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 537 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780375504471
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1FF94C0E-EB80-4EC3-BFA3-D25F4C05B61E
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn691272377
  • (OCoLC)691272377
  • 321820

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