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The Resource The October country, by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini, (electronic resource)

The October country, by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini, (electronic resource)

Label
The October country
Title
The October country
Statement of responsibility
by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Haunting, harrowing, and downright horrifying, this classic collection from the modern master of the fantastic features: THE SMALL ASSASSIN: a fine, healthy baby boy was the new mother's dream come true -- or her nightmare ... THE EMISSARY: the faithful dog was the sick boy's only connectioin with the world outside -- and beyond ... THE WONDERFUL DEATH OF DUDLEY STONE: a most remarkable case of murder -- the deceased was delighted! And more!
Summary
The "Undiscovered Country" of the author's imagination is revealed in a collection of stories that chronicles an underground city where drowned lovers are reunited, a carnival where a miniature man has his dreams fulfilled every night, and a glass jar that hold memories and nightmares
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
016626
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
The October country, by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E044B62A-0AC6-4712-9B87-585C62B2CA42
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Homesteading the October country -- The dwarf -- The next in line -- The watchful poker chip of H. Matisse -- Skeleton -- The jar -- The lake -- The emissary -- Touched with fire -- The small assassin -- The crowd -- Jack-in-the-box -- The scythe -- Uncle Einar -- The wind -- The man upstairs -- There was an old woman -- The cistern -- Homecoming -- The wonderful death of Dudley Stone
Control code
ocn841413242
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 334 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062242259
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E044B62A-0AC6-4712-9B87-585C62B2CA42
System control number
(OCoLC)841413242
Label
The October country, by Ray Bradbury ; illustrated by Joe Mugnaini, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E044B62A-0AC6-4712-9B87-585C62B2CA42
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Homesteading the October country -- The dwarf -- The next in line -- The watchful poker chip of H. Matisse -- Skeleton -- The jar -- The lake -- The emissary -- Touched with fire -- The small assassin -- The crowd -- Jack-in-the-box -- The scythe -- Uncle Einar -- The wind -- The man upstairs -- There was an old woman -- The cistern -- Homecoming -- The wonderful death of Dudley Stone
Control code
ocn841413242
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 334 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062242259
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E044B62A-0AC6-4712-9B87-585C62B2CA42
System control number
(OCoLC)841413242

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