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The Resource An available man : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer

An available man : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer

Label
An available man : a novel
Title
An available man
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Hilma Wolitzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Edward Schuyler, a modest and bookish sixty-two-year-old science teacher, is widowed, he finds himself ambushed by female attention. There are plenty of unattached women around, but a healthy, handsome, available man is a rare and desirable creature. Edward receives phone calls from widows seeking love, or at least lunch, while well-meaning friends try to set him up at dinner parties. Even an attractive married neighbor offers herself to him. The problem is that Edward doesn't feel available. He's still mourning his beloved wife, Bee, and prefers solitude and the familiar routine of work, gardening, and bird-watching. But then his stepchildren surprise him by placing a personal ad in The New York Review of Books on his behalf."--Provided by publisher. flood in, and Edward is torn between his loyalty to Bee's
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolitzer, Hilma
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.O563
LC item number
A95 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widowers
  • Older people
Label
An available man : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer
Link
978-0-345-52754-7.jpg
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
1318773
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
285 pages
Isbn
9780345527547
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011037248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1318773
  • (OCoLC)721886919
Label
An available man : a novel, Hilma Wolitzer
Link
978-0-345-52754-7.jpg
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
1318773
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
285 pages
Isbn
9780345527547
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011037248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1318773
  • (OCoLC)721886919

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