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The remains of the day / Kazuo Ishiguro.

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  • 8 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton F ISH (Text) 36806002004347 FICTION Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Ishiguro, Kazuo (Text) 78294000233898 Adult Fiction In transit -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch FIC ISH (Text) 37516001926584 Adult Print--Fiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton F ISH (Text) 30149000046960 Fiction Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL FIC ISH (Text) 30419100994892 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/25/2017
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster ISH (Text) 72436000014836 Adult fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Ishiguro (Text) 31208910857202 fiction Available -
Roanoke PL - Roanoke CL FIC ISH (Text) 30208100252595 Classic Fiction Available -
Union Co PL - Liberty Cla Ish (Text) 34194000336710 CLA In transit -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC ISH (Text) 31951004231293 Main Floor - Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0679731725 :
  • ISBN: 9780679731726
  • Physical Description: 245 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Vintage international ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1993.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Winner of the Booker Prize."--Cover.
Summary, etc.: The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career that spans the second World War, Stevens is oblivious of the real life that goes on around him -- oblivious, for instance, of the fact that his aristocrat employer is a Nazi sympathizer. Still, there are even larger matters at stake in this heartbreaking, pitch-perfect novel -- namely, Stevens' own ability to allow some bit of life-affirming love into his tightly repressed existence.
Target Audience Note: 1210 Lexile.
Subject: Butlers > England > Fiction.
Upper class > England > Fiction.
England > Social life and customs > 20th century > Fiction.

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