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The Resource About Alice, Calvin Trillin

About Alice, Calvin Trillin

Label
About Alice
Title
About Alice
Statement of responsibility
Calvin Trillin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A remarkably moving and memorable tribute to Alice Trillin, who figured prominently and indelibly in Calvin Trillin's books, and in his life. Alice was a beautiful, brilliant, and beloved wife. She died all too soon, coincidentally on 9/11. Since then, Calvin Trillin has been working on a tribute. It was finally published in The New Yorker in March, and immediately became one of the most talked about pieces in recent years. Calvin then expanded the article into this persuasive and poignant portrait, which is not about grief, but rather a celebration of a remarkably rewarding and remunerative life. It has left listeners in tears, unable, for a while, to shake the experience from the mind. Because - beyond anything else - this is truly a love story, something all too rare today
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
175532
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 814/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.R5
LC item number
Z46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
About Alice, Calvin Trillin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
3003830
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
78 p.
Isbn
9781400066155
Lccn
2006045573
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70265616
  • (OCoLC)70265616
Label
About Alice, Calvin Trillin
Link
Publication
Control code
3003830
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
78 p.
Isbn
9781400066155
Lccn
2006045573
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70265616
  • (OCoLC)70265616

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