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Bookends : collected intros and outros / Michael Chabon.

Chabon, Michael, (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza LP NF 818.6 CHA (Text) 840191002700463 Auburn Plaza - Large Print Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield L.P. 818 Chabon (Text) 31208912046374 large print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062888136
  • Physical Description: xviii, 218 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First HarperLuxe edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Larger print"--Spine.
Formatted Contents Note:
Meta-introduction -- Intros -- The Wes Anderson collection / Matt Zoller Seitz -- Trickster makes this world / Lewis Hyde -- The long ships / Frans G. Bengtsson -- Superheroes: fashion and fantasy / Andrew Bolton -- Julius Knipl, real estate photographer / Ben Katchor -- Herma / MacDonald Harris -- Casting the runes and other ghost stories / M. R. James -- Brown sugar kitchen / Tanya Holland -- Monster man / Gary Gianni -- The sailor on the seas of fate / Michael Moorcock -- American Flagg! / Howard Chaykin -- D'Aulaires' Norse myths / Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire -- "The rocket man" / Ray Bradbury -- John Carter of Mars: warlord of Mars / Marv Wolfman, Gil Kane et al. -- The escapists / Brian K. Vaughan -- Summerland -- Fountain city, excerpt -- Outros -- Fountain city, excerpt -- The mysteries of Pittsburgh -- Gentlemen of the road -- The phantom toolbooth / Norton Juster -- Wonder when you'll miss me / Amanda Davis -- Appendix: liner notes -- 1980-1996, carsickness -- Uptown special vinyl edition / Mark Ronson.
Summary, etc.:
"In Bookends, Pulitzer Prize winning author Michael Chabon offers a compilation of pieces about literature--age-old classics as well as his own--that presents a unique look into his literary origins and influences, the books that shaped his taste and formed his ideas about writing and reading"-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Chabon, Michael > Books and reading.
Books and reading.
Literature > History and criticism.
Genre: Essays.
Nonfiction.
Large type books.

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