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The rosewood casket, Sharyn McCrumb

Label
The rosewood casket
Title
The rosewood casket
Statement of responsibility
Sharyn McCrumb
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four sons--a car salesman, a soldier, a naturalist and an actor--gather in Tennessee to build a coffin for their dying father. The novel describes their conflicts as they decide on the future of their farm, which has been in the family since 1790 and which a real estate developer wants to buy
Member of
Summary
As a southern Appalachian farmer lies dying, with his four sons returning home to build him a casket, his sweetheart of long ago presents a mysterious box to be buried with him
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044116
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCrumb, Sharyn
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C3527
LC item number
R67 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ballad novels
Series volume
4]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm life
  • Women
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Mountain life
Target audience
adult
Label
The rosewood casket, Sharyn McCrumb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
41434
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780525940111
Lccn
96011135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34244090
  • (OCoLC)34244090
Label
The rosewood casket, Sharyn McCrumb
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
41434
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780525940111
Lccn
96011135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34244090
  • (OCoLC)34244090

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