The Resource Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands, Michael Chabon

Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands, Michael Chabon

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Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands
Title
Maps and legends
Title remainder
reading and writing along the borderlands
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Title variation
Reading and writing along the borderlands
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of linked essays in praise of reading and writing, with subjects running from ghost stories to comic books, Sherlock Holmes to Cormac McCarthy. Throughout, Chabon energetically argues for a return to the thrilling, chilling origins of storytelling, rejecting the false walls around "serious" literature in favor of a wide-ranging affection
Cataloging source
VPW
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands, Michael Chabon
Label
Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands, Michael Chabon
Publication
Note
  • Includes P.S. - insights, interviews & more
  • Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Other James
  • Landsman of the lost
  • Thoughts on the death of Will Eisner
  • My back pages
  • Diving into the wreck
  • Recipe for life
  • Imaginary homelands
  • Golems I have known, or, Why my elder son's middle name is Napoleon
  • Trickster in a suit of lights: thoughts on the modern short story
  • Maps and legends
  • Fan fictions: on Sherlock Holmes
  • Ragnarok boy
  • On daemons & dust
  • Kids' stuff
  • Killer hook: Howard Chaykin's American Flagg!
  • Dark adventure: on Cormac McCarthy's The road
Control code
12876409
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Edition
First Harper Perennial edition
Extent
210, 32 pages
Isbn
9780061650925
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SL1062530
  • (OCoLC)311866233

Library Locations

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      230 Moray Place, Dunedin, 9058, NZ
      -45.8729762 170.503373
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