The Resource Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1956, toward the end of Reverend John Ames's life, he begins a letter to his young son, a kind of last testament to his remarkable forebears. Ames is troubled too by his prodigal namesake, Jack Boughton, his best friend's ne'er-do-well son, who seems to be a living contradiction of everything that Ames stands for
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813.5'4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Fathers and sons
  • Clergy
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004; London: Virago, 2005
Control code
9781844081486
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
282 p.
Isbn
9781844081486
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004; London: Virago, 2005
Control code
9781844081486
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
282 p.
Isbn
9781844081486
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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