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The Resource Figures in a landscape : people and places : essays: 2001-2016, Paul Theroux

Figures in a landscape : people and places : essays: 2001-2016, Paul Theroux

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Figures in a landscape : people and places : essays: 2001-2016
Title
Figures in a landscape
Title remainder
people and places : essays: 2001-2016
Statement of responsibility
Paul Theroux
Title variation
  • People and places : essays: 2001-2016
  • Essays 2001-2016
  • Paul Theroux essays 2001-2016
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A delectable collection of Theroux's recent writing on great places, people, and prose"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Theroux, Paul
Dewey number
  • 814/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.H4
LC item number
A6 2018
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Theroux, Paul
  • Authors, American
  • TRAVEL
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • Authors, American
  • Travel
Label
Figures in a landscape : people and places : essays: 2001-2016, Paul Theroux
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dr. Sacks, the healer
  • Nurse Wolf, the hurter
  • Robin Williams: "Who's he when he's at home?"
  • Tea with Muriel Spark
  • Mrs. Robinson revisited
  • Talismans for our dreams
  • The rock star's burden
  • Living with geese
  • Trespassing in Africa
  • The seizures in Zimbabwe
  • Introduction: Study for figures in a landscape
  • Stanley: the ultimate African explorer
  • Paul Bowles: not a tourist
  • Maugham: up and down in Asia
  • English hours: nothing personal
  • Traveling beyond Google
  • Hawaii: islands upon islands
  • Mockingbird in Monroeville
  • Benton's America
  • My life as a reader
  • The real me: a memory
  • My drug tour: searching for ayahuasca
  • Life and the magazine
  • Dear old dad: memories of my father
  • The trouble with autobiography
  • Thoreau in the wilderness
  • Liz in Neverland
  • Greeneland
  • Hunter in the kingdom of fear
  • Conrad at sea
  • Simenon's world
Control code
on1005795802
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 386 pages
Isbn
9780544870307
Lccn
2017045486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1005795802
Label
Figures in a landscape : people and places : essays: 2001-2016, Paul Theroux
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dr. Sacks, the healer
  • Nurse Wolf, the hurter
  • Robin Williams: "Who's he when he's at home?"
  • Tea with Muriel Spark
  • Mrs. Robinson revisited
  • Talismans for our dreams
  • The rock star's burden
  • Living with geese
  • Trespassing in Africa
  • The seizures in Zimbabwe
  • Introduction: Study for figures in a landscape
  • Stanley: the ultimate African explorer
  • Paul Bowles: not a tourist
  • Maugham: up and down in Asia
  • English hours: nothing personal
  • Traveling beyond Google
  • Hawaii: islands upon islands
  • Mockingbird in Monroeville
  • Benton's America
  • My life as a reader
  • The real me: a memory
  • My drug tour: searching for ayahuasca
  • Life and the magazine
  • Dear old dad: memories of my father
  • The trouble with autobiography
  • Thoreau in the wilderness
  • Liz in Neverland
  • Greeneland
  • Hunter in the kingdom of fear
  • Conrad at sea
  • Simenon's world
Control code
on1005795802
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 386 pages
Isbn
9780544870307
Lccn
2017045486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1005795802

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