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The Resource Living by fiction, Annie Dillard

Living by fiction, Annie Dillard

Label
Living by fiction
Title
Living by fiction
Statement of responsibility
Annie Dillard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Dealing with writers such as Nabokov, Barth, Coover, Borges, Garcia Marquez, Beckett, and Calvino, the author shows why fiction matters and how it can reveal more about modern thinking than all the academic sciences combined
Cataloging source
SVP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dillard, Annie
Dewey number
809.304
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3503
LC item number
.D5 1988
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
Label
Living by fiction, Annie Dillard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Perennial Library."
  • Originally pub.: Harper & Row, c1982
Bar code
31223103592953
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fiction in bits -- Two wild animals, seven crazies, and a breast -- The fiction of possibility -- Revolution, no -- Marketplace and bazaar -- Who listens to critics -- Fine writing, cranks and the new morality: prose styles -- The hope of the race -- Can fiction interpret the world -- About symbol, and with a diatribe against purity -- Does the world have meaning -- Source notes -- Index
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Perennial ibrary edition.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780060915445
Lccn
81047882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1001840443
  • (OCoLC)19608208
Label
Living by fiction, Annie Dillard
Publication
Note
  • "Perennial Library."
  • Originally pub.: Harper & Row, c1982
Bar code
31223103592953
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fiction in bits -- Two wild animals, seven crazies, and a breast -- The fiction of possibility -- Revolution, no -- Marketplace and bazaar -- Who listens to critics -- Fine writing, cranks and the new morality: prose styles -- The hope of the race -- Can fiction interpret the world -- About symbol, and with a diatribe against purity -- Does the world have meaning -- Source notes -- Index
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Perennial ibrary edition.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780060915445
Lccn
81047882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1001840443
  • (OCoLC)19608208

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