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The Resource Trying to save Piggy Sneed, John Irving

Trying to save Piggy Sneed, John Irving

Label
Trying to save Piggy Sneed
Title
Trying to save Piggy Sneed
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of one dozen short works includes the title piece, a loving portrait of the author's grandmother. The story, My Dinner at the White House, is an amusing piece on a dinner with President Reagan, The Imaginary Girlfriend is on the arts of writing and wrestling, while the title story is on a pig farmer who is being harassed by boys
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irving, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
T78 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Irving, John, 1942-
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
  • Manners and customs
Target audience
adult
Label
Trying to save Piggy Sneed, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Memoirs: Trying to save Piggy Sneed -- The imaginary girlfriend -- My dinner at the White House -- Fiction: Interior space -- Brennbar's rant -- The Pension Grillparzer -- Other people's dreams -- Weary kingdom -- Almost in Iowa -- Homage: The king of the novel -- An introduction to A Christmas carol -- Günter Grass, king of the toy merchants
Control code
95017756
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9781559703239
Lccn
95017756
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559703239
  • (Sirsi) 259848
  • (OCoLC)32466612
Label
Trying to save Piggy Sneed, John Irving
Publication
Contents
Memoirs: Trying to save Piggy Sneed -- The imaginary girlfriend -- My dinner at the White House -- Fiction: Interior space -- Brennbar's rant -- The Pension Grillparzer -- Other people's dreams -- Weary kingdom -- Almost in Iowa -- Homage: The king of the novel -- An introduction to A Christmas carol -- Günter Grass, king of the toy merchants
Control code
95017756
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9781559703239
Lccn
95017756
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559703239
  • (Sirsi) 259848
  • (OCoLC)32466612

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